Could a blind fish help humans with sleep problems?

Could a blind fish help scientists learn more about human sleep patterns? Neuroscientist, Alex Keene, from Florida Atlantic University Institute joins Hari Sreenivasan via Google Hangout to discuss the blind Mexican catfish.

SciTech Now Episode 431

In this episode of SciTech Now, we explore the challenges of drawing extinct animals like dinosaurs; fabric as wearable technology; how blind fish can help humans with sleep problems; and the digestive power of goats.

Sleep well and prosper

“Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.” – William Blake I’ve always been a good sleeper. Particularly, a good awakener. I pride myself in morning productivity. I’m a morning runner, I like a good breakfast, and I’m rarely able to sleep past 10 a.m. on the weekends. […]