MELISSA LATELY

Lately, I've been thinking.

FOOD LOVERS REJOICE!!

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An article in the LA Times proclaims that we can now turn that 5-second rule into…

(wait for it)

the 30-SECOND RULE!

The chart was inspired by the cutting-edge research of two biology students from Connecticut College, who tested the validity of that famous food safety axiom, the 5-second rule.

In an ingenious series of experiments, they dropped apple slices and Skittles candies on the ground and measured how long it took for dangerous bacteria to render it unsafe to eat. They found that the axiom could safely be renamed the 30-second rule.

You can read the full article HERE! Where they even explain WTF an Emausaurus is!

CHOW DOWN!!

Written by melissalately

January 26, 2010 at 11:56 am

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