There's something strangely captivating about this thawing food video from Stereokroma – timelapse footage of various fruits and vegetables defrosting in super macro. Perhaps it's the soothing sounds accompanying it, which are a mixture of real sounds and interpretations of what the thawing of these foodstuffs would actually sound like. That's fine with us – it's incredibly calming and perhaps a perfect way to banish the back to work blues?
If you like this video, you might also enjoy the video further down, which takes a look at foods in super close-up – can you guess what the foods are before the camera tracks back and their identities are revealed?
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