Adam Hurly

The Rise and Fall (and Rise) of the Siesta
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The cherished midday nap is declining in its country of origin — but others are picking up the torch.
Why Do People Wet the Bed When They're Drunk?
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The science behind bladder control.
What It's Really Like to Step Inside a Sensory Deprivation Tank
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An hour of floating naked in in a bath of Epsom salts without any distractions is exactly what we need in our sensory-overloaded, sleep-deprived world. That is, if you can handle the weird.
A Quick Look At the Fascinating Science of Hibernation
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Did you know that the queen bee is the only one that survives winter? Or that bears swallow pine cones and their own hair to ensure they're "corked up" as they rest? And we're just getting started.