Fresh from playing one of the most hypnotic and moving sets of the night at Gorilla vs. Bear Fest (with an incredible live lineup that included of Christine
In the time since we released Sleep â Over’s transcendent Outer Limits 7 single last Spring on Forest Family, two of the band’s three members left to
Diane Van Deren is one of the best ultra-runners in the world, and it all started with a seizure. In this short, Diane tells us how her disability gave rise to an extraordinary ability.
For Diane Van Deren, a charming mother of three, daily life is a struggle. But as soon as she steps outdoors, she’s capable of amazing feats. She can run for days on end with no sleep, covering hundreds of miles in extreme conditions. Reporter Mark Phillips heads to Colorado to get to know Diane, and to try to figure out what makes her so unstoppable.
Russell Foster is a circadian neuroscientist: He studies the sleep cycles of the brain. And he asks: What do we know about sleep? Not a lot, it turns out, for something we do with one-third of our lives. In this talk, Foster shares three popular theories about why we sleep, busts some myths about how much sleep we need at different ages — and hints at some bold new uses of sleep as a predictor of mental health.
Russell Foster studies sleep and its role in our lives, examining how our perception of light influences our sleep-wake rhythms.