All About Dreaming

Why we dream is still one of the behavioral sciences' greatest unanswered questions. Researchers have offered many theories—memory consolidation, emotional regulation, threat simulation—but a unified one remains, well, a pipe dream. Nevertheless, people continue mining their nighttime reveries for clues to their inner lives, for creative insight, and even for premonitions.



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  • Patrick McNamara

    Dream Catcher

    The neuroscience of our night life
  • Ann Glauser, Ph.D.

    Golden Slumbers

    More than just a good night's rest
  • Michael Breus

    Sleep Newzzz

    Information from "The Sleep Doctor" for better sleep and better health
  • Dennis Rosen, M.D.

    Sleeping Angels

    How children's sleep affects their health and well being.
  • John Cline, Ph.D.

    Sleepless in America

    Healthy rest, problem sleep, and the dreams and nightmares therein
  • The Guest Room

    Reports and responses from guest bloggers.
  • Shelby Harris

    The Land of Nod

    Improve your life by getting the sleep you need.
  • Matthew Edlund, M.D.

    The Power of Rest

    Why sleep alone is not enough–and how to reset your body