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This Sleep Advice from the 1800s is Really Bizarre
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Sleep became a popular topic of discussion and subject of medical research in the 1800s, but you probably won't want to follow most of the advice given.
What the 'Ambien Walrus' Really Is, According to the Person Who Made It Up
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When you were hopped up on sleeping pills and bought all that Toblerone and snorkeling gear on Amazon? Yeah, that was the Walrus.
6 Weird, Soothing Videos to Help You Escape Holiday Hell
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Tis the season for anxiety, but watching slime can melt your holly, jolly jitters away.
How Christmas Is Celebrated Around the World
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Thought dreaming of sugarplums was a bit strange? These odd seasonal traditions take the fruitcake.
Let’s Talk About Santa’s Sleep Issues
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Might want to leave Kris Kringle some caffeine this Christmas.
Cults, Conspiracies and the Twisted History of Sleepytime Tea
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There's a strange story behind that cup of Celestial Seasonings.
Behind the Blacklight: An Oral History of MTV's "Roomraiders"
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Before social media squashed the concept of TMI, before the Great Recession flatlined the country and before everyone stopped going to the mall, weekdays at 4:30 belonged to the teens with blacklights.
A Brief History of How We Slept, From 8,000 BCE to Today
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Before you complain about sleeping conditions and nightly noise, consider the pre-industrial revolution days when nights were mostly miserable.
Oh, So You're Staying Over?
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On the ins, outs and in-betweens of the first post-sex sleepover.
11 Mythical Sleep Creatures from Around the World
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The things that go bump in the night, from Asia to the Americas.