Long since, it is a known fact that our brain is active during sleep.
Our brain – most important control center Our brain plays a key role when it comes to be mentally fit. It consists of about 100 billion nerve cells. In this unimaginably big network each single nerve cell is connected with other cells via several hundreds and even thousands conjunctions – the so-called synapses. Our total […]
What do you know about healthy sleep? Did you know that our dreams are in colour? Or that a bed accommodates 1.500,000 dust mites, on an average? No? Learn here some interesting facts about sleep! Useless knowledge or astonishing facts about sleep? Sleeping makes smart: Do you believe that our brain is inactive during sleep? […]
When talking about electromagnetic pollution science still is not in agreement. More than 100,000 studies have dealt with this topic. Harmful or not? Yet, it’s a fact that the invisible toxin of our living space can be verifiably measured. So, electromagnetic radiation is “at home” in our homes, too. Mobiles, tablets, WLAN or TV sets […]
Sleep is essential for consolidation of educational contents; either motoric or cognitive skills, depending on the sleeping phase. This is general knowledge. But, scientist Jan Born, Institute for Medical Psychology at the University of Tübingen, Germany, has gained further insights in two different studies. In cooperation with other scientists of the University Tübingen he conducted […]
Scientists of the Clinic for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy in Freiburg, Germany, have found out that during sleep the activity of the synapses is reduced for the most part resp. completely degraded. Only essential connections remain. The findings have been published in the journal “Nature Communications”. During daytime, we absorb impressions and information. The more active […]