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Science  27 Oct 2017:
Vol. 358, Issue 6362, pp. 457
DOI: 10.1126/science.aap9536

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Despite the fact that humans spend a large part of their lives engaged in sleep, we still do not know why. This question may be one of the most profound problems still facing neurobiology.