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Monday 20 March 2023 Dublin: 14°C

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# what did i miss
Jury dismissed after one member falls asleep 15 minutes into opening statements
A second juror also seemed on the verge of nodding off.
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These BBC presenters introduced the wrong guest live on air and it was wonderfully awkward
Will the real Leslie Binns please stand up?
# TechKnowHow
You can do more with your smartphone alarm than just set the time
Making it go off on certain days and using the volume buttons to snooze are some of the things you can do.
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'Stop, sip, sleep': New ad targets drivers who nod off at the wheel
Driver fatigue is a contributory factor in as many as one in five drive deaths in Ireland each year.
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A teenager has invented a clock that wakes you up with your favourite smells
An 18-year old has invent SensorWake, the world’s first olfactory alarm clock that wakes you up with smell.
# science of sleep
What's the best way to wake up in the morning?
A sleep expert explains exactly how to make sure you are waking up healthily (cuddly toy not included)… are you doing it the wrong way?