Dreams have been described as dress rehearsals for real life, opportunities to gratify wishes, and a form of nocturnal therapy. A new theory aims to make sense of it all.
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Ryan Anderson, Ph.D., is a psychologist currently working as a Teaching Associate at Monash University. His research interests lie within the fields of evolutionary psychology and social psychology. Follow him on Twitter @psycho_logic123
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