Is the mystery finally solved?
Scientists say they’ve figured out why your socks disappear in the wash.
The main factor comes down to the type of laundry you wash: like white, color, different temperatures and the number of socks in each cycle.
Most of the common causes include things falling behind the machine or under furniture.
The average person loses more than 12,000 over a lifetime.
Samsung did this study to promote their newest washing machine.