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How a Long-Haul Trucker Survives Life on the Road
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Eleven hours behind the wheel and cat naps in the cabin while crisscrossing the American countryside.
Marcel Proust Was a Genius. He Was Also an Insomniac. Are They Related?
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The French writer's sleep struggles pop up throughout his most famous work.
Television's Most Underrated Dream Episodes
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Including Data's dream from Star Trek: The Next Generation and Tony Soprano's guilt-ridden nightmare.
The Five Best Dream Sequences in ‘Inception’
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A dream within a dream.
The Surprising Origins of "Sleep Tight" and Other Common Phrases
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Bust out this list when you're dying for end of the night cocktail party conversation.
How "Little Nemo in Slumberland" Reinvented Our Dreams
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With the comic strip "Little Nemo in Slumberland," which celebrates its 110th anniversary today, the great Winsor McCay changed how dreams were portrayed.
How Composer Max Richter Designed "Sleep" — An Eight-Hour Symphony
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And no, it wasn't intended to make people pass out.
How an EMT Balances Sleep with Saving Lives
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A young EMT on 24-hour shifts and the weight of constantly coming across tragedy.
The Peculiar Sleep Habits of Late-Night Talk Show Hosts
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Inside the sleep habits of the guys who are always up late.
Weird — The World’s Ugliest Bedroom Isn’t Even Actually That Ugly
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One unlucky lady in Australia has taken home the top prize.