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Volume XII, Number 1 | winter 2019

Miscellany

“You don’t need a brain to sleep” was a central takeaway for a team of biologists who found that Cassiopea, a genus of upside-down jelly­fish, display signs of sleep deprivation when disturbed by water pulses at twenty-minute intervals throughout the night.

At night comes counsel to the wise.

—Menander, c. 300 BC

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