Researchers from the UK made a loss formula of socks, take into account all the main factors. The results of the work done, says the publication The Daily Mail.
According to the survey, a person loses about 1.3 sock in a month. It turns out that for the year we lose about 15 socks. Scary thought, for life goes 1264 sock. Scientists calm, socks do not fall into a black hole, there is nothing supernatural about their disappearance.
The researchers made up a formula with multiple variables. It takes into account the number of family members, and frequency of washings, and love for cleaning. The main causes of loss identified, the scientists of socks drying on the battery and not the Association with its pair.