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Michael Q. Bullerdick


What “Sleep” Will Be Like in 2020, 2030 and Beyond
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Dream-cations, sleep-learning and Zzz-inducing technology are just a few decades away, according to people who spend their time theorizing about the future.
The Unique Worldview and Dream Life of the Amazon’s Achuar People
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For this indigenous Amazon people, much of life revolves around the practice of dreaming. It's a deep tradition that's shaped their society — and helped keep them safe — for thousands of years.
Asleep or Dead? The Bizarre Case of India’s “Sleeping Prophet"
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In September, an Indian High Court trial will meet to determine whether a politically influential Hindu guru is dead or merely in a deep, sleep-like meditative state. The winner will be awarded his body and, likely, $170 million fortune.
Early Hindus Had a Kama Sutra for Sleeping Positions
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And it factored greatly into their day-to-day lives.
Three Alternative Therapies Proven to Help Fight Insomnia
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Before you reach for those pills, you might consider one of these three alternative therapies, which are proven to help the sleepless achieve sweet dreams.
A Guide to the Creepy Crawlers That Could Inhabit Your Bed — And How to Defeat Them
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No, this isn't a pleasant tour. But, as some well-informed cartoon soldiers once told us, knowing is half the battle.
Enter Sandman: The Strange Evolution of One of Europe’s Oldest Sleep Fables
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Before the Chordettes sang about him, the bringer of dreams was a menacing figure who threatened to mutilate children. Here's a look at his twisted evolution.
Deconstructing Sleep Crimes: What Happens When You Murder Someone in Your Sleep?
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The author of "The Sleepwalk Killers: The Nightmare Truth About Violence During Sleep" discusses the complex and frightening world of somnambulant crimes.
What You Need to Know About Sleep Training, Self-Soothing and Infant Circadian Rhythms
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A conversation with the authors of "The Informed Parent: A Science Based Resource For Your Child's First Four Years."