We don’t need to tell you guys how annoying it is to find your headphones tangled every single time you take them out of your bag. We know you know. No, no this is not to give you a way to prevent your Nokia, Iphone’s cords get tangled, but the fact I am going to tell you will make more knowledgeable guy.
But what you might not be aware of is the fact scientists have actually studied the issue, and identified the factors that lead to knotting.
It turns out, it all comes down to the length of the wire and the amount of “agitation” it’s subjected to, as Edwards reports for a Business Magazine.
When these two factors are plotted against each other, scientists are able to see a curve that reveals the likelihood of headphones getting tangled up.
As Edwards explains: A paper titled “Sp