Unformatted text preview: When electrodes were inserted they discovered that they could rest one side of the hemispheres at a time. For dolphins the main danger would be drowning, where the ducks are in danger of being eating. There are times that you just can’t sleep. Sometimes you can’t sleep because you’re staying up all night for school, work etc. Sometimes it is done to you, if you have a young child or baby they won’t sleep through the nights and will keep you up. Chemically what is tired? Dr. Allen Pact has a theory, about sleep at the cellular level. In small animals, when they are sleep deprived the proteins don’t get unfolded. If your proteins are misshapen they start accumulating and can form clumps. That is the result of not having enough sleep, because of sleep the clumps get broken up....
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- Spring '08
- Psychology, Cervantes, split-brain sleep, Katie Comerford, Dr. Tuma Psychology