Data arrives from the Maewan on a regular basis via satellite. As of 26 June, eight crew members had already been subjected to testing upon stepping aboard. Some of these individuals were on board for a six-week haul, and others joined the adventure more recently, some of them for only a short duration.
Under these conditions, we are observing a relationship between the amount of sleep and anxiety levels (assessed daily on the basis of a sleep diary and a 20-point questionnaire). On board, less sleep results in higher levels of anxiety. Or should that be the other way round?
To be continued…!