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Is The 5-Second Rule True?

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Published on Nov 30, 2012

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5-second rule facts:

http://www.snopes.com/food/tainted/dr...
http://science.howstuffworks.com/scie...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Five-sec...

Applied Microbiology: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/store/...

Jillian Clarke: http://www.howard.edu/newsroom/releas...

Mythbusters: http://dsc.discovery.com/tv-shows/myt...

minutephysics on "touch": http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BksyMW...

Electrons as waves: http://www.rhythmodynamics.com/Gabrie...

Adhesion:

http://www.coatingspromag.com/article...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adhesive...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quantum_...
http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=cu...

Intermolecular Forces:

http://www.chemguide.co.uk/atoms/bond...
http://ww2.chemistry.gatech.edu/~lw26...
http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/...

Molecule speed (interactive): http://aspire.cosmic-ray.org/labs/gas...

Molecular Dynamics: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molecula...

Phone book friction: http://www.de-monstrare.nl/pdf/Phoneb...

Orders of Magnitude: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orders_o...

Germ facts:

http://etiquette.about.com/od/Smartph...
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10...
http://www.geeksugar.com/Computer-Mou...

Oatmeal Cell Phone Germs QUIZ: http://theoatmeal.com/quiz/phone_germ...

The best way to clean your computer screen: http://www.yahelite.org/lol/screencle...

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