Scientist Explains Sleep in 5 Levels of Difficulty | WIRED
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Published on: Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Scientist Explains Sleep in 5 Levels of Difficulty | WIRED

Sleep scientist Aric A. Prather, PhD, is challenged to explain the topic of sleep to 5 different people; a child, a teen, a college student, a grad student, and an expert. What are some of the causes and consequences of insufficient sleep? Aric explains at all levels why sleep is so important to the human body.

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Scientist Explains Sleep in 5 Levels of Difficulty | WIRED

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  • WIRED

    WIRED

     2 months ago +88

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  • Dee Ca.

    Dee Ca.

     9 minutes ago

    guess i'm a giraffe

  • Adam Wade

    Adam Wade

     3 hours ago

    You only need the amount of sleep you need.

  • nesseiht gnay

    nesseiht gnay

     3 hours ago

    scientist shows me a picture of a giraffe.
    me: an elephant
    scientist huh?
    me: oh sleep havent been sleeping much

  • KarmaKahn

    KarmaKahn

     5 hours ago

    Maeve sure had a lot of questions about amphetamines, lol.

  • Fusspilzsammler aus Leidenschaft

    Fusspilzsammler aus Leidenschaft

     7 hours ago

    YES! Finally something I am an expert i...zzz...zzz...zzz

  • Ronny Deity

    Ronny Deity

     9 hours ago

    Can we get a philosopher on her ?

  • arnie ancheta

    arnie ancheta

     13 hours ago

    Can you make a video about 5 levels of pharmacology?

  • joseraulornelas

    joseraulornelas

     21 hours ago

    Currently 2:00am

  • Tina Snow

    Tina Snow

     23 hours ago

    Me when he used “immune, metabolism,critical” in the child explanation: I’m in trouble 😳

  • Felix Henson

    Felix Henson

     1 days ago

    This guy is a really good teacher but he didn't know how to adapt when the students threw a curveball so he just plowed on with what he planned instead of following what the student expressed an interest in.

  • Felix Henson

    Felix Henson

     1 days ago

    We're all out here masochistically watching this instead of sleeping and beating ourselves up for not being asleep rn

  • BowDowndvd

    BowDowndvd

     1 days ago

    14:36 "I have many leather bound books"

  • Marissa H

    Marissa H

     1 days ago

    I am just so distracted by his socks

  • laura martinez

    laura martinez

     1 days ago

    When the guy said he takes 6 hour naps I felt that

  • Allison Nguyen

    Allison Nguyen

     2 days ago

    at level five he was the one asking questions

  • Leilani camacho

    Leilani camacho

     2 days ago +1

    wow

  • Madelyn Ford

    Madelyn Ford

     2 days ago

    Please bring on a climate scientist!!

  • freakymundo

    freakymundo

     2 days ago

    Could you not write a script for the kid and just have a genuine conversation? feels so fake

  • Seggie Fault

    Seggie Fault

     2 days ago

    As someone with chronic sleep failure it's a little depressing to see how little even the experts know. Hey ho. Get researching