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Dream Science

Sleep: A Mystery at the Crossroads of Neuroscience (Part 2)

Deepak Chopra | Posted 03.15.2014 | Science
Deepak Chopra

Despite five decades of modern neuroscience, we have only a very limited knowledge of the role of sleep and barely know anything about the role of dreams. Common experience tells us to agree with Shakespeare's simple conclusion that sleep "knits up the raveled sleeve of care."

Six Ways Dreams Are Even Weirder Than You Knew

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.04.2013 | Science

What are dreams for? Some say dreams let us fulfill our wishes, others that they help consolidate our memories or give our minds a cognitive warm-up f...

Dino Grandoni

New App Wants To Build A Database Of Your (And Everyone Else's) Dreams

HuffingtonPost.com | Dino Grandoni | Posted 09.19.2013 | Technology

Every morning, sleep researchers lose an enormous data set as people wake up and have their first cup of coffee. Nightly dreams go largely forgott...

5 Fascinating Facts About Daydreams

Posted 08.16.2013 | OWN

By Jena Pincott Daydreams distract us for a shocking 47 percent of our waking hours. They make us feel undisciplined and unproductive. And they don...

9 Amazing Facts About Dreams

Posted 02.06.2013 | OWN

By Jena Pincott Control them, harness them... and lose weight while you’re at it? These dream facts demonstrate how your nightly "mind movies" ...

What You Didn't Know About Dreaming

David Randall | Posted 10.14.2012 | Books
David Randall

A number of recent studies suggest that dreaming may in fact be the time that your brain consolidates what it learns each day and prepares for the challenges it will face the next.