This Week in Science
Having Frequent, Terrifying Dreams Could Mean You Have Nightmare Disorder
This week in science: A lot of people don't feel much when they take CBD, the effects of microdosing, and what goes on in the brains of people with nightmare disorder.
Getting Out of Bed
Why People Can't Stop Talking About Their Extremely Boring Dreams
"You were in my dream last night."
Getting Out of Bed
I Tried Lucid Dreaming to Fulfill My Wildest Sexual Fantasies
It's hard to have crazy, no-strings-attached sex when you've got a boyfriend. So I decided to try dreaming about it instead.
Terrifying Nightmares from Around the World
For two years, I've traveled the globe collecting dreams for my World Dream Atlas photography project. This is an assortment of the most intense nightmares I've encountered this year. There were plenty to choose from.
Why You Don't Dream After Smoking Weed
Sleep scientists explain why getting high is a major buzzkill for your dreams.
Exhibition Mirrors Uncertain Future for United Kingdom
A collaborative arts project makes Brexit more relevant than ever.
What It's Like to Dream When You're Blind
Hearing other people talk about a dream they had is usually pretty boring, but not when the dreamer is blind.
The Aspirational Science of Predictive Dreaming
Some scientists say psychic dreams are real. Explaining how they happen is another issue altogether.
I'll Text U In My Dreams
In dreams, writing is hard, but texting and typing are easier than ever.
You'll Sleep When You're Dead
Four Leading Theories on Why Humans Need to Sleep
It remains one of biology's biggest mysteries.
We Wore Electrodes to Bed to Induce Lucid Dreaming
It didn't really work, but lucid dreaming is also kind of whack anyway.
Snap Out of It: Neuroscientists Induce Artificial Daydreaming
Just in case you happen to have a deficit in spacing-out abilities.