How the Dance Marathons of the 1930s Made Sleep Deprivation a Sport — and Paved the Way for Reality TV
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Or, you know, just grab something of a similar weight.
From Vincent Van Gogh to Groucho Marx.
No, she doesn't sleep in.
Taking a nap is hardly a super power (unless you can do it at work without getting caught). But these comic book characters can tap into the worlds of dreams, nightmares and slumber to manifest powers that can keep you up at night.
If you're fasting on Yom Kippur, don't plan on just sleeping through it.
On Monday, 60 psychonauts, somnonauts and lucid dreamers met to talk about hacking their sleeping selves.
Coach Tom Herman's Houston Cougars and the University of Pittsburgh Panthers are just two of the teams using sleep to gain the an advantage on the gridiron.
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