Great. If there was ONE thing in life that I figured I had down pat, it was tying my shoelaces. But yes, every now and then they still come untied, and science is now able to explain why: using slow-motion cameras, they’ve determined that the ‘granny’ know that we all use just isn’t that good at keeping your laces tied. Apparently, we should all be using the ‘square’ knot.
Click on the article below to read more in the science behind it.
And check out this ‘how-to’ for step-by-step instructions on how to tie a square knot, determined by scientists as being the best knot to keep your shoes firmly tied: