Science is great. Except when it gives us stuff like heroin and TNT. Paul Offit explains what we can all learn from science's mistakes.

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The way we sleep now was invented in the 18th century. Benjamin Reiss takes us on a tour of sleep’s history.

You may spend a third of your life asleep… but how much do you know about it, really? Benjamin Reiss walks us through the history of sleep. Read more....

Alarm clock

Technology is affecting how we sleep, but not in the ways that you’d think. Read More...

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