Why do we sleep?

Adults sleep less than babies. Sperm whales sleep less again. A new mathematical theory unlocks the mysteries of slumber https://aeon.co/essays/a-quantitative-theory-unlocks-the-mysteries-of-why-we-sleep?utm_source=Aeon+Newsletter&utm_campaign=dc11f94c0f-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2021_09_13_06_44&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_411a82e59d-dc11f94c0f-71561452


WORD OF THE DAY Scumble SKUM-bəlPart of speech: verbOrigin: Unknown location, late 17th century 1[With object] ​​modify (a painting or color) by applying a very thin coat of opaque paint to give a softer or duller effect.2Modify (a drawing) with light shading in pencil or charcoal to give a softer effect.   Examples of Scumble in a sentence "Today’s online … Continue reading Scumble

Leading Through Uncertainty And Change

Leading Through Uncertainty And Change The military’s collaborative planning process creates a shared information environment that enables rapid adjustments during changing circumstances. Here’s how you can use it to increase agility and stay competitive.By David Robinson -September 16, 2021 Technological change is accelerating exponentially. Innovations in the fields of artificial intelligence, robotics, 3D printing, autonomous vehicles, augmented … Continue reading Leading Through Uncertainty And Change

Startup’s Mushroom Leather Ready for Commercial Production

An Adidas sneaker and Lululemon bags are already in the works. Image by Bolt Threads A new biotech materials startup called Bolt Threads has created a leather-like material it calls Mylo that could revolutionize the fake leather market — and it’s ready to go mainstream, Fast Company is now reporting. Bolt Threads says it’s ready to produce the material on … Continue reading Startup’s Mushroom Leather Ready for Commercial Production

The Best Compost Bins for Beginners to Experts

The absolute best picks for compost bins, one of the most simple, easy ways you can make your home — and this world — a greener place. https://futurism.com/best-compost-bins-beginners?utm_source=The+Future+Is&utm_campaign=cc7f184d45-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2021_09_16_10_41&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_03cd0a26cd-cc7f184d45-250409969&mc_cid=cc7f184d45&mc_eid=7230b24bda