Conor Gilmore

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How Smartphones Hurt Sleep

Blue light makes the brain think it's time to wake up, just as you're getting ready for bed.<p>The answer to the question "How'd you sleep?" has, for most of human history, been "not too well." Even before the advent of electric light, people slept two or three to a bed, next to a chamber pot, and …

9 Ways To Fall Asleep Faster (Without Counting Sheep)

<i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>If you feel wide awake when your head hits the pillow at night, you're not alone. Approximately 60 million Americans report having experienced insomnia in any given year, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Even worse, 40 …

Psychedelic soul: 10 of the best

From the joyful exultations of Sly Stone to the fire and brimstone of Curtis Mayfield, we look at 10 classics from when soul musicians started dropping acid<p><b>1 The Chambers Brothers – Time Has Come Today</b><p>“Psychedelic soul” should more accurately be called black psychedelia, because, under the …

The Dirtiest Race in History: 1988 Olympics 100m final Johnson v Lewis: http://gu.com/p/3jyhk/fb Richard Moore's book is perfectly planned, painstakingly researched and brilliantly told