Published on: Tuesday, November 12, 2019
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