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December 16, 2015



Darting Eyes & REM Sleep

REM sleep studies suggest that we "see" during our dream state.

November 22, 2013


A bee takes a break on it's favorite twig.

Do Bugs Sleep?

Sorry BUGS, your brain isn't equipped for REM sleep, or any sleep for that matter.

December 29, 2011


Hit the books!

When Is The Best Time To Study?

Students have sometimes found that after a good night's sleep they are able to remember material they studied the night before. Is this true?

September 27, 2007


Out of Body’s All in the Mind

Chances are you've heard a description of what's called a near death, out-of-body experience. For a lot of people, it's a powerful, even mystical experience.

June 13, 2006


Violent Dreams

For people with REM sleep behavior disorder, or RBD, the action in the dream is acted out in reality!

May 29, 2006


Getting Older, Sleeping Less

Have you ever heard that older people need less sleep?

June 9, 2005


Asleep, but Not in Bed

Did you know that sleep walking has nothing to do with neurological problems or disorders? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003


Sleeping in Stages

Sleep is divided into distinct cycles that contain four different types, or stages, of sleep. You experience stage one when you doze off at the office in the late afternoon, but you’re still aware that you’re sitting in front of your computer.

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