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Yet Another Reason Why Caffeine Might Be Your Best Workout Buddy
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It seems the stimulant overcomes a neural slow-down
The Most Interesting People in Sleep: Wendy Troxel
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13. The Relationship Expert Name: Wendy Troxel Title: Senior Behavioral and Social Scientist, RAND CorporationWhy they're interesting: Studying sleep in couples     Sleep has traditionally been studied as a solo behavior. But most adul...
The Most Interesting People in Sleep: Michael Grandner
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14. The Equalizer Name: Michael GrandnerTitle: Director of the Sleep and Health Research Program at the University of ArizonaWhy they're interesting: Probing the relationship between sleep and socioeconomic inequality   When we look at...
The Most Interesting People in Sleep: David Samson
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10. The Evolutionist Name: David SamsonTitle: Evolutionary biologist at The University of TorontoWhy they're interesting: Examining how human sleep has changed since Homo erectus dozed in trees A common refrain in the sleep conversatio...
The Most Interesting People in Sleep: Benjamin Reiss
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9. The Dean Name: Benjamin Reiss Title: Professor and author of the book “Wild Nights: How taming sleep created our restless world.”Why they're interesting: A cultural historian exploring the past and present through a prism of sleep B...
The Most Interesting People in Sleep: Till Roenneberg
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1. The Time Master Name: Till RoennebergTitle: Chronobiologist at the Institute of Medical Psychology at Ludwig-Maximilian University Why they're interesting: Revolutionized the study of biological rhythms and sleep-wake schedules   Ni...
The Most Interesting People in Sleep: Cheri Mah
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6. The Consultant  Name: Cheri MahTitle: Research Fellow at the UCSF Human Performance Center and UCSF School of Medicine and NBA sleep consultantWhy they're interesting: Pioneered the use of sleep optimization in pro sports  Back in 2...
The Most Interesting People in Sleep: Kelly Bulkeley
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3. The Dream Collector Name: Kelly BulkeleyTitle: Psychologist of religion specializing in dream researchWhy they're interesting: Data-banking dreams to understand the waking world      Kelly Bulkeley takes a big data approach to study...
The Most Interesting People in Sleep: Maria
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7. The Viral Star Name: Maria Title: Youtube creator/ASMR-tistWhy they're interesting: Making videos that lull people to sleep  Millions of people have made their way to the Gentle Whispering ASMR Youtube Channel. And thousands of them...
The Most Interesting People in Sleep: Arianna Huffington
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2. The Ambassador Name: Arianna HuffingtonTitle: CEO of Thrive Health and author of “The Sleep Revolution”Why they're interesting: Media-and-wellness mogul who turned sleep into a mainstream conversation  Arianna Huffington is the most...