Why do we sleep?

Paul Runyan par at perth.DIALix.oz.au
Wed Mar 9 04:01:53 EST 1994

In <2lc1mj$89j at auggie.CCIT.Arizona.EDU> robertd at argon.gas.uug.arizona.edu (Robert Dejournett) writes:

>  I think you all are missing the key issue, i think that animals sleep 
>for evolutionary reassons; those with good day vision can't do much at night,
>so they 'shutdown', oposite for those nocternile things.  You notice that 
>sponges and clams and other 'lower' animals don't sleep.


How would'ya tell?

- Paul

Paul Runyan
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