Sleep

Record Bin Roulette
10:13 am
Thu January 17, 2013

Wake Up! Here's an Episode About Sleep

You won't be able to sleep after experiencing this thrilling episode.Learn who sleeps in the nude and many other fascinating things, with accompaniment from Bobby Lewis, Petula Clark, The Beatles and special cameos from The Three Stooges.

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Science of sleep
10:10 am
Mon April 2, 2012

Sleep: We all do it, but why?

One hypothesis that the very function of sleep is to reduce the brain's demand for glucose.
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A scientist at Spokane’s Riverpoint campus has received a large grant to study one question: Why do humans sleep?

Scientist Jonathan Wisor has received a $1.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study how the brain processes glucose, which the body uses as a primary energy source.

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