Sometimes I watch my old Stupidly Simple Snacks videos and think…mmm okay these are pretty funny and, yikes, it’s weird to see the old apartment! Time may pass but deviled eggs remain the best. Though I must admit this recipe could have definitely used more mustard and mayonaise.
Portlandia tackles the oh-so-important topic of the post-lunch work food coma in this video. More importantly, where can we find a kindly grandmother-figure to care for us during this vulnerable time…like an hour from now?
The science of dropping your food on the ground reveals surprising lessons in this video from the hit YouTube science series Vsauce (1 million subscribers and counting). The show’s founder and host, Michael Stevens, set out to verify the five-second rule, citing research in The Journal of Applied Microbiologyand investigations by others, including Mythbusters, to break the bad news (spoiler alert) that it’s no good. ”Five seconds is way too long to wait,” he warns; “bacteria adhere to dropped food almost immediately.” But wait! There’s more. Watch the video below to learn how the structure of molecules makes things sticky and why you’re about one pound heavier after stepping out of the shower.