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In the United States, it’s estimated that 30 percent of adults and 66 percent of adolescents are on a regular basis sleep-deprived. This isn’t just a minor hassle: staying awake can create major bodily injury. Claudia Aguirre reveals what takes place to your body and mind when you skip sleep.
Lesson by Claudia Aguirre, computer animation by TED-Ed.