Monthly Archives: June 2011

Snails can sleep 3-4 years at a time

Amazing to think about, since humans have so much trouble getting a measly 7 hours, but it’s true.  Many snails can hibernate for an extended period of time as a mechanism to avoid inhospitable environments.  Whether it’s too dry (snails rely … Continue reading

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Back To Bed Groupon Mattress Special Event

Our Groupon is on!  Get $200 credit for $50 on any mattress or mattress set by Simmons Beautyrest, Simmons Comforpedic, miForma, or Stearns & Foster! Visit our the Back To Bed Contests, Giveaways, and Special Events page for details on … Continue reading

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How Much Do Americans Sleep and How Has That Number Changed?

Before Thomas Edison’s invention of the light bulb, people slept an average of 10 hours a night; today Americans average 6.9 hours of sleep on weeknights and 7.5 hours per night on weekends.

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