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Finding Genius Podcast

Apr 20, 2021

That yawn could be telling you more about your health than you realize. Innovator Jeff Kahn believes lack of quality sleep may be the most underappreciated health concern in society, and his company is working to change that through sleep behavior modification.

He tells listeners

  • Why sleep is the "biggest lever you...


Mar 25, 2021

One night of poor sleep can ruin the week. Chronic poor sleep can disrupt short and long-term mental and physical health. And traditional sleep methods are misguided, which is why most of them don’t work.

Press play to discover:

  • Why the mind stays active even when you want to sleep, and how to make the mind go quiet...


Oct 8, 2020

Phyllis Zee has studied circadian rhythm sleep disorders and symptoms for decades and shares key findings in this podcast. Listen and learn your way to better circadian habits.

She explains


Jun 16, 2020

Professor John Hogenesch studies circadian rhythms and the genome.

He talks about

  • The influence of cues on our circadian rhythm and how lighting and even medication timing can affect us,
  • Studies on hospital-specific lighting and how two new hospital wings in Cincinnati are designed accordingly, and
  • Some unusual...


Apr 17, 2020

Professor of neurology at the UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences, Ying-Hui Fu, joins the show to discuss human sleep behavior.

On this episode, you’ll learn the following:

  • How genetics could hold the key to understanding how some people not only survive, but thrive off of just a few hours of sleep per night (and...