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Why You Should Watch Your Back Around Hangry People
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It all comes down to what researchers are calling the 'Valjean Effect.'
What “Forgetting” Looks Like Inside the Brain
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Pretty cool stuff.
Sleeping Beauty Syndrome and the Tragedy of Lost Time
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Those afflicted with Kleine-Levin Syndrome don't wake up to fawning princes and happy endings. The reality is much more difficult.
What You Need to Know About Sleep Training, Self-Soothing and Infant Circadian Rhythms
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A conversation with the authors of "The Informed Parent: A Science Based Resource For Your Child's First Four Years."
Study: Teen Smokers Likely to Become Adult Insomniacs
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NYU researchers tracked cig-lovers over the course of 20 years.
Why You Shouldn’t Retweet the Important Stuff
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A new study links retweeting with lack of recall.
It Seems Magic Mushrooms Really Do Put the Brain into a REM-like State
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Science is learning more about how the brain reacts to magic mushrooms and other psychedelics. And it looks a lot like deep sleep.
How This Ancient Lizard Helped Scientists Better Understand Sleep
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High-five, Bearded Dragon.
How Do Psychopaths Sleep at Night? Apparently Really Well
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The one-or-so percent of us who are pathologically indifferent to the welfare of others appear to have one enviable trait: They sleep like logs.