Er, I always knew there was method in my somnolence, but now there’s scientific evidence to support it!
When it comes to making tough decisions – don’t sweat it, sleep on it – or so a team of scientists recommends.
A Dutch study suggests complex decisions like buying a car can be better made when the unconscious mind is left to churn through the options.
This is because people can only focus on a limited amount of information, the study in the journal Science suggests.
The conscious brain should be reserved for simple choices like picking between towels and shampoos, the team said.