Issue 34 – Special report: Sleep

Aug-Sep 2010

Why do you spend a third of your life asleep? What are the consequences of depriving ourselves, and why do we dream? In a 17-page special report, Cosmos Magazine tackles these ever-present questions. Also discover where Australia’s vaccination rates are dropping dangerously; meet the man leading a revolution in archaeology; get reacquainted with the elusive neutrino; and see the lasers of the future capturing atoms and detecting ripples in space-time.