What happens when we sleep? | The Economist

What happens when we sleep? | The Economist

Every night, almost everyone on the planet enters into a state of unconsciousness and paralysis. But what is really happening inside the body when we drift off? And what’s the impact if we don’t get enough sleep? Sleep is regulated by your circadian rhythm, or body clock, located in the brain. The body clock responds […]

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Do Dogs Dream?

Do Dogs Dream?

[MUSIC PLAYING] This is Luna. You guys know Luna. She’s my adorable labradoodle. I might be a little bit biased, but I think that dogs are pretty clever, and research has shown that dogs miss us when we’re gone, they can understand our language, and they can have optimistic or pessimistic personalities. On average, dogs […]

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Why Do We Jump in Our Sleep?

Why Do We Jump in Our Sleep?

Have you ever been drifting off to sleep in your bed, all quiet at night, and suddenly it feels like you’re falling and your whole body twitchesl? What is that? Well, that’s a jerk. A hypnic jerk, to be precise. A hypnic jerk, sometimes called a sleep start, is the scientific term for what happens […]

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Types of Sleepers

Types of Sleepers

– ♫ Where in the world is Superwoman today? ♫ In Adelaide, Australia. G’day, mate! Vegemite. Kangeroo! Koala! Mm. Hi. What up, everyone? It’s your girl, Superwoman! And I feel like this is a video we can all relate to because let’s be real, who doesn’t love sleep? Sleeping Beauty! Sleeping Beauty doesn’t love sleep. […]

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What Do Your Dreams Mean?

What Do Your Dreams Mean?

What Do Your Dreams Mean? The human brain can be hard to decipher sometimes. This couldn’t be more true when it comes to trying to uncover the potential meanings behind our dreams.When you go to sleep, your mind starts playing out a personalized story in your head, one that is often abstract and full of […]

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WEIRDEST DREAM I EVER HAD (Animated)

WEIRDEST DREAM I EVER HAD (Animated)

LOl cypher den pSSs! Who.. Who’s there? Hey you…you wanna… Collect some stickers?>:) What?… You knowww… No really, what are you talking about? Look into my phone.. What is that? Well, well well, ho, ho, ho , ho Funny you ask! Quidd is an app where you can open packs, Collect hella cool stickers, gifs/gifs, […]

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Why Do We Twitch When We’re Falling Asleep?

Why Do We Twitch When We’re Falling Asleep?

(orchestral music) – Good evening Brain Stuff. I’m Cristen Conger, and we need to have a talk about your little sleep problem. You know what I’m talking about. The one where you’re just about to fall blissfully asleep, when you suddenly feel like you’re falling as if someone threw you out of a tree. Now […]

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