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Original footage of Kleitman's sleep experiments. Interview 01:10

Jessa Gamble: Our natural sleep cycle
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(2010),
Source: www.ted.com
In today's world, balancing school, work, kids and more, most of us can only hope for the recommended eight hours of sleep. Examining the science behind our body's internal clock, Jessa Gamble reveals the surprising and substantial program of rest we should be observing.
(2010),
Source: www.ted.com
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Mind at Night: The New Science of How and Why We Dream
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written by Andrea Rock (New York, NY: Perseus Books Group, 2004, originally published 2004), 239 page(s)
written by Andrea Rock (New York, NY: Perseus Books Group, 2004, originally published 2004), 239 page(s)
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The Mystery of Sleep
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written by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; directed by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; produced by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 47 mins
This film explores the strange and relatively unknown world of sleep—a world in which we spend approximately one third of our lives. The Mystery of Sleep shows how the discovery of REM (Rapid Eye Movement) during our dream period) in the early 1950’s by Dr. Nathaniel Kleitman at the University of Chicago, brou...
written by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; directed by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012; produced by Mel Stuart, 1928-2012 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 47 mins
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The Relation of Eye Movements During Sleep to Dream Activity: An Objective Method for the Study of Dreaming
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with Nathaniel Kleitman, 1895-1991 and William Dement, in Journal of Experimental Psychology, Vol. 53 no. 5, May 1957, pp. 339-346 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Journal of Experimental Psychology, 1957, originally published 1957), 8 page(s)
with Nathaniel Kleitman, 1895-1991 and William Dement, in Journal of Experimental Psychology, Vol. 53 no. 5, May 1957, pp. 339-346 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Journal of Experimental Psychology, 1957, originally published 1957), 8 page(s)
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Sensation and Perception - Reports from REM Sleep: Dream World
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with Robert Stickgold, fl. 2011 and Robert Pyles (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 1999), 9 mins
A panel discussion about Freud's lasting significance and the clinical attributes of dreams.
with Robert Stickgold, fl. 2011 and Robert Pyles (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 1999), 9 mins
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Sleep and Its Secrets
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directed by Brigitte Holzinger and Karina Resller; produced by Brigitte Holzinger and Karina Resller (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 55 mins
A third of our life we spend sleeping. This period, when the body is at rest and sensory input is more or less inactive, is in fact a time of intense activity for the brain. This documentary, which interweaves informative interviews with internationally renowned researchers and vivid graphics gives a clear explana...
directed by Brigitte Holzinger and Karina Resller; produced by Brigitte Holzinger and Karina Resller (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 55 mins
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Sleep, Wakefulness, and Consciousness
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with Nathaniel Kleitman, 1895-1991, in Psychological Bulletin, Vol. 54 no. 4, July 1957, pp. 354-359 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Psychological Bulletin, 1957, originally published 1957), 6 page(s)
with Nathaniel Kleitman, 1895-1991, in Psychological Bulletin, Vol. 54 no. 4, July 1957, pp. 354-359 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Psychological Bulletin, 1957, originally published 1957), 6 page(s)
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Sleepy Drivers Can Dose Unknowingly
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(2012),
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ABC's Ron Claiborne puts himself behind the wheel in a shocking experiment about drowsy drivers.
(2012),
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Studies On the Physiology of Sleep Changes In Irritability to Auditory Stimuli During Sleep
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with N. R. Cooperman, F. J. Mullin and Nathaniel Kleitman, 1895-1991, in Journal of Experimental Psychology, Vol. 21 no. 1, July 1937, pp. 88-96 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association, 1937, originally published 1937), 9 page(s)
with N. R. Cooperman, F. J. Mullin and Nathaniel Kleitman, 1895-1991, in Journal of Experimental Psychology, Vol. 21 no. 1, July 1937, pp. 88-96 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association, 1937, originally published 1937), 9 page(s)
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A Tribute for William C. Dement
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(2008),
Source: www.youtube.com
On July 26, 2008 Stanford University paid tribute to William C. Dement, MD, PhD on the occasion of his 80th birthday and 45th year of service to Stanford.
(2008),
Source: www.youtube.com
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