What happens when you stay awake for 11 days straight

“What would happen if you stay awake, say, oh for 11 days straight? Would you suffer brain damage or even die? Here’s the story of a high school stunt that turned into a real scientific research into sleep deprivation…”

Some of his behaviours sound familiar, having experienced a form of sleep deprivation called ‘a newborn baby’. But even a newborn doesn’t cause this sever level of sleep deprivation (I mean, they DO sleep eventually… right?)

Don’t try this at home, kiddies.

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