You focused to eat on your favorite snack and you dropped it on the floor; and at that moment you ask yourself the ultimate question: The floor looks quite clean, what if I eat it within 5 seconds?
This theory is tested by the popular Youtube channel Vsauce thoroughly: Is The 5-Second Rule True? We don’t like to give spoilers but 5 seconds is maybe short for you but for bacteria, it is quite a long time. They immediately on your food. But that’s not all!
Watch the video to learn more about this rarely spoken and harmless-looking rule of our society.
Would you pick up and eat something after 5 seconds of it dropping?