Category Archives: Sleep

Mister Bulger and the Land of the Midnight Sun

I found out how people sleep in a world without darkness.

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Mr. Bulger Endures Sleep Deprivation

I wrote about the history of using sleep deprivation as a form of torture for Van Winkle’s. Not a cheerful subject but the story turned out well. Screen Shot 2016-06-13 at 9.04.50 AM

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Mr. Bulger Sleeps Through History

I wrote a look at the history of sleep for Van Winkle’s. I think people sometimes worry too much about sleep in our modern world and believe this article gives some perspective on how bad sleep used to be.

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Mr. Bulger Stays up All Night

For EverUp, I offered some practical tips on functioning without sleep. It’s good advice I sincerely hope you never need.

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Welcome Coast to Coast Listeners!

276-0425132040-coast-to-coastMy little blog was linked to by Coast to Coast AM, one of the most popular radio shows in the world. I am delighted to have the privilege of being a guest on the program on Sunday, Sept. 13.

I am writing this in advance of the show but I’m assuming that you are probably here because you heard my guttural New Jersey accent telling scary stories about people dying in their sleep.

Here’s that story: Sudden and Unexplained: The Sleep Deaths that Inspired Freddy Krueger

For more journalism with a capital “J,” here’s my recent look into a NASA fueled study into using cryogenic sleep to travel to Mars: How Traveling to Deep Space In Cryogenic Sleep Could Actually Work.

If you like the occasional drink, you might enjoy my Huffington Post story about hangover cures from earlier this summer. 12 Miracle Hangover Cures, Tested & Debunked

Feel free to scroll down to read more stories on this site. They’re mostly about music and pop culture. Thanks for stopping by.

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