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Study: Hardcore Conservatives Like Ted Cruz Have a Specific Type of Bias
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They see doom and gloom everywhere.
How One Citizen Scientist is Taking On Parkinson's-Related Nightmares — and Winning
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Thanks to an unlikely ingredient: pot.
Morning Person or Night Owl? The Answer Affects Your Ability to Make Ethical Decisions
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It all comes down to a question of chronotype and a little something called the "morning morality effect."
People Who Move Similarly Work Better Together
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There's something in the way you move.
How Our Understanding of Nightmares Has Changed Over the Last 3 Centuries
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Today, nightmare disorder is a diagnosable condition. Until the 1800s, however, we were still blaming demons.
This Is What's Happening in Your Brain When You're Waiting to Make a Great Point
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Sporadic bursts of neurons, it turns out, help us simultaneously store and learn information.
What Does Your Dog's Sleeping Position Say About It?
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The most common types of positions, explained.
There's a New Theory Linking Suicide and Nightmares
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Researchers propose the first psychological theory to explain why bad dreams and self-harm go hand-in-hand.
The Challenge of Mapping the Insomniac Brain
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Sleep deprivation and Insomnia are different disorders, and scientists have made more progress scanning the sleep-deprived brain.
Here's the Truth About the "Women Need More Sleep Than Men" Study That Blew Up the Internet
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It may be true, but despite what other outlets say, there is no new "study" to back this up yet.