7 Coffee Alternatives to Get Your Daily Caffeine
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From Awaken Baked Cookies to yerba mate, here are 7 caffeine-injection systems that aren't coffee.
Are You a Psychopath? Depends on How You Yawn
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Coldhearted humans won't catch your yawns.
As Our Dreams Are Mapped, Science Is Just Catching Up with Philosophy
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From Aristotle to Zhuangzi, philosophers have wrestled with the true meaning of dreams for millennia.
The Older We Are, The Better We Sleep?
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Everybody knows it hurts to grow old. But a Swiss study shows that sleep improves as we age.
How to Defeat the Afternoon Slump Without Caffeine
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Not crushing it after lunch? A thirty-minute nap or light therapy session can keep you energized all day.
Scientists Have Pinpointed a Sleep-Wake Switch in the Brain
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This could be big, people. Researchers from Northwestern have pinpointed sleep-wake mechanism in the brains of mice and fruit flies.
What's Worth More: Good Sex or Good Sleep?
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We surveyed singles to see how much sleep they're willing to give up to get down during a one-night stand.
The Evolution of the Alarm Clock
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The humble origins of the alarm clock, how it evolved from a self-imposed bladder-based system to the bedside scourge we love to hate today.
Septuagenarian Stand-Off: How My Grandparents Learned to Defend Their Bedroom
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Don't mess with Texas, or these seriously strapped senior citizens.
Light Therapy Kills Nighttime Cravings
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Midnight-snack enthusiasts might have off-kilter circadian rhythms.