Life Science

From the smallest microbe to the largest mammal, Life Science explores the origins, evolution and expansion of life in all its forms. Explore a wide range of topics from biology to genetics and evolution.

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How Sleep Works

Every animal sleeps -- some more than others -- but why they do it is a mystery to scientists. Is sleep more than just beauty rest? Could skimping on it kill you? And how much do you really need?

Can you lose weight faster if someone pays you to do it?

Anything that motivates you to better health is a good thing, right? But could cold hard cash actually be the "magic bullet" so many dieters seek?


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