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Sleep & Dreams!

  1. Jul 18, 2005 #1


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    What happens to someone's body and mind when he falls into sleep?And how do we dream when we're asleep?Why our dreams comes true sometimes?
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  3. Jul 19, 2005 #2


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    Know one knows exactly what's going on. It's still being extensively reseached. There's a pretty good article in last month's Scientific American by one of the participants. Apparently, dreaming isn't restricted to REM sleep as was thought.
    As for why some dreams come true, it's either because you dreamed of something that had a reasonable probability of happening and it coincidentally did, or you misremember the dream in order to make it fit current circumstances. Similarly, mis-recalled memories are thought to be responsible for deja vu instances.
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