Suzana Herculano-Houzel

Sun for the jet-lagged brain

Ah, the problems of modern life. When we were only bipeds and had no artificial light, going to sleep and waking up were simple matters, dictated by the time of the sun (and disturbed at most by an evening fire, or later a lamp); it was impossible to change time zones in the space of […]

Travel Diaries – I’m the tourist attraction!

It wasn’t even seven o’clock when Bruno and I arrived in the village of Mahabalipuram (Bruno, being Bruno, had to be dragged out of bed by phone at 5:25, after confirming to our hostess ten times, at 11 the night before, that yes, he was sure we wanted to be picked up at 5:30 to […]

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