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Scientists Develop Interactive Cinema That Allows Viewers To Watch Their Dreams

The art of lucid dreaming is one that many of us would like to perfect, allowing us to remain conscious while dreaming and to take active control of their content. This ability enables the dreamer to visualise a limitless number of scenarios, all played out in vivid detail yet totally under their control.

A desirable skill for those...
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The Secret World of Dreams


The mysterious realm of the dream world has intrigued the human mind for millennia, but what is the secret behind these enigmatic and sometimes very powerful experiences of the psyche?

Science views dreams merely as the result of activity in certain areas of the brain during sleep, but the more esoterically-minded view them as...
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Scientists Can Spy on Your Dreams

A computer can predict what you're dreaming about (NOTE: Subscribers can still listen to this fascinating show) based on your brain wave activity with an fMRI machine.

On Fox News, Tia Ghose quotes...
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Why it's Good to Dream

If you're a student trying to learn something new, stop studying and take a nap--but make sure you dream! (NOTE: Subscribers can still listen to this show).

Napping after learning something new can help you commit it to memory, and The researchers think that dreams are a sign that unconscious part of the brain is working hard to process...

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Dream, Dream, Dream

Why do we sleep? Is it so we can dream? It turns out that while we sleep, something is going on in our brains that is necessary for making memories.

While science tries to understand the stuff dreams are made of, humans, from cultures all over the world, continue to believe that dreams contain important hidden truths.

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What Do Blind People See in Their Dreams?

People who grew up watching black and white TV often don't dream in color. But do blind people see ANYTHING in their dreams? One day we may be able to find out, because we'll be able to SEE other people's dreams!

In the December 16th edition of the New York Times, Anahad O'Connor reports that, depending on when blind people lose their...

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Do You Dream in Color?

...or in black and white? - In the Monday, Dec. 1st edition of the New York Times, Anahad O'Connor addresses the claim that some people only dream in black and white. Is this true?

It turns out that a small percentage of people DO dream in black and white. Researches have learned that these are the people who grew up in...

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Who has Nightmares

Do you dream? If you're a woman, you have more nightmares than the man who may be sleeping beside you.

When 170 volunteers were asked to write down their most recent dream, 30% of the women 19% of men reported having a nightmare, 19% of the men.

Some researchers think that female nightmares may be linked to women?s menstrual...

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