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Anime Eyes Sleep Mask

Anime Eyes Sleep Mask – $4.45 Are you looking to add a little drama to your nighttime attire? You need the Anime Eyes Sleep Mask from the NeatoShop. This fantastic mask features exaggerated eyes and is perfect for adding a little artistic flair to your sleep routine.   Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more [...]

Sand Sculpture of and Made by an Elephant

Sundara, an elephant who lives at the Chester Zoo in the UK, lay down to go to sleep one night. The patch of sand that she used as a bed preserved the impression of her body beautifully. Link -via TYWKIWDBI

Drawn to Facts No. 003: An albatross can sleep while it cruises at 25 mph

~Illustrated by: Chelsea Burdick~  Fact: An albatross can sleep while it cruises at 25 mph Check out all our Drawn To Facts here.

Why All-Night Cram Sessions Are Bad

We’ve all pulled an all-nighter cram session before the finals, despite others telling us that studying all night is actually worse than getting a good night’s sleep. Well, now science has spoken on why staying [...]

The Sleep-Retardant Properties of My Ex-Girlfriend

by Ryan Shaun Baker Human-Computer Interaction Institute Carnegie Mellon University, Pittburgh, Pennsylvania The importance of a good night’s sleep can not be overestimated. Getting more than 7 hours of sleep a night helps in retention and deep encoding of information, which is essential in graduate school.[1] Also, getting sufficient amounts of sleep results in a better [...]

20 Weird and Cool Beds to Inspire Fantastical Dreams

Most of these beds might not actually help you sleep any better, but they’ll certainly spruce up an otherwise boring bedroom. In fact, while some of these are obviously intended to be kid’s beds, I would love to convert them into queen-sized versions. Link

A Night in the Dog House

(YouTube link) Eat, dance, sleep. It’s a dog’s life! This clip is a sample from a longer British Pathe reel from 1952 called Sophisticated She Dog. Link -via Arbroath

15 Weird and Cool Beds

I don’t know about you guys, but I would love this bed. After all, it not only looks cool, it also looks incredibly comfortable in that it can rock you to sleep. In fact, it might just be the most comfortable of all the 15 strange beds at the link. Link

Kermit the Frog Sleeping Mask

A sleeping mask might seem like a dorky idea, but if you can get used to wearing one, they are quite valuable to light-sensitive people who must sleep during the day. Jacquie LongLegs needed one, and decided to make a mask featuring main Muppet Kermit the Frog. She also documented the process in pictures, so [...]

The Facebook Bed

Got someone who lives and breathes Facebook? Well, now you can help ‘em sleep on Facebook, too! Behold the Facebook bed by Tomislav Zvonaric of DevianTom. It’s only a concept, but I know you’re all liking it, am I right or am [...]