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Sleepy brains
By
Stella M. Turk MBE

Sleepy fruit fly

 

All animals with brains need sleep

In both its forms, light and deep.

Like us, the young of fruitflies need

More sleep in order to succeed.

It is the brain that craves such rest

Whilst the body still meets any test.


 

 

Authors notes

Sleepy fruit flyListening to a talk about sleep (Radio 4 on 0-1-2006) I learned this fact about fruitflies (Drospohila species). I also leaned that at least one of our universities has a Chair of Sleep Science!…

 

Stella M Turk MBE

14th January 2006

 

 

 

 

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