Pragma Synesi – interesting bits

Compendium of interesting bits I come across, with an occasional IMHO

Get the urge to exercise

By watching your online avatar exercise for five minutes, you are more likely to exercise yourself in the next 24 hours. See how else your avatar affects your real life — article from Time Magazine:

Monday, May. 12, 2008

How Second Life Affects Real Life

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May 14, 2008 Posted by | behaviour, fitness, psychology | , | Leave a comment

Catching up on lost sleep

What a great excuse to sleep in! 🙂 From Scientific American:

May 6, 2008

Can You Catch Up on Lost Sleep?

You’ve given up your fair share of sleep—will you ever feel rested again?

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May 14, 2008 Posted by | health | | Leave a comment