The Myth Of The Eight-hour Sleep, from the BBC:
We often worry about lying awake in the middle of the night – but it could be good for you. A growing body of evidence from both science and history suggests that the eight-hour sleep may be unnatural.
There’s more. . .
By an Eleven Year-Old!
Journalism’s future is looking bright. Meet Damon Weaver:
From the BBC:
Eleven-year-old aspiring journalist Damon Weaver has secured his “dream” interview with US President Barack Obama.
The young journalist, who already has Colin Powell and Joe Biden under his belt, is a star reporter for Kathryn E Cunningham/Canal Point Elementary School’s TV station.
An astronaut’s art takes off:
Alan Bean is one of just 12 men to have walked on the moon.
In 1969 he spent nearly eight hours on the lunar surface as an astronaut aboard Apollo 12. Since then, he has been trying to recapture the experience through art.
From the BBC
On Thursday, the largest ever exhibit of his paintings will open at the Air and Space Museum in Washington DC. He gave this first person account from his hometown of Houston, Texas.