How do tired animals stay awake?

New research provides clues to falling fast asleep — or lying wide awake. Studying fruit flies, researchers found that brain neurons adapt to help the flies stay awake despite tiredness in dangerous situations and help them fall asleep after an intense day. The findings could lead to new approaches to treating insomnia and improving sleep quality in people.

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