– a link blog by Dominik Schwind
Testing the products that promise a good night’s sleep.
The New Yorker
The hipster mattress in a tightly wound box is for some reason the hottest bedding trend at the moment, but what's so cool about a dumb mattress?
As I write this, hurtling west at 550 miles per hour, the flight attendant is politely telling the guy in the row ahead of me to close his window. It’s day
Getting too little sleep can have serious health consequences, including depression, weight gain, and heart disease. It is torture. I know.
The challenge of staying awake has only risen with the growth of cities, but few places in the world have found a way to incorporate napping into the culture. Could ‘sleeperies’ and ‘EnergyPods’ make nap breaks the new coffee breaks?
I used to wake up dead on a pretty regular basis.
We are different people at different hours of the day, but an early bird isn't superior to a night owl.
The world's first robot-run farm will harvest 30,000 heads of lettuce daily
Emojis are no longer cool in Japan.
How Emoji Got to the White House
Muji is making tiny prefab huts, and they’re as Muji as you’d expect
Why Little Kids in Japan Are So Independent