FACTS OF THE DAY:-
11th January 2017
Dreams are termed as mystery, eye-opening and nightmares. Some dreams may inspire you, energize you and scare you. But you dream every day. Here are 15 mind- blowing facts about dreams you didn’t know.
There exists a culture of dreaming know as LUCID DREAMING:
Lucid dreaming is also known as conscious dreaming. Don’t worry I’ll explain to you what it is all about. The people who practice lucid dreaming use various techniques
The people who practice lucid dreaming use various techniques to assume control of your dreams. They do amazing things like flying, passing through walls, skydiving, teleporting, or even travel back in time.
These ideas were inspired by dreams.[You won’t believe]
- The idea for Google[Yep you read it right] -Larry Page
- The double helix spiral form of DNA -James Watson
- The sewing machine -Elias Howe
- Alternating current generator -Tesla
- Periodic table[classification of elements]-Dimitri Mendeleyev
Even blind people dream.
Yep!!. Blind people to dream just like all natural dreamers. Their dreams are enhanced by other sensory perceptions.
Coloured Televisions have increased colored dreams.
Research shows that colored dreams have increased since the arrival of colored televisions. Before, 12% of the people had black and white dreams.
You don’t need to be awake to dream.[Day dreaming really exists.]
Sorry readers you expect it to be day dreaming right. No, This type of dreaming is called as active dreaming. All it needs is one thing and you have it. It is imagination.
90% of the dreams are negative.
A study shows that most of our dreams are negative comprising of anger, fear, anxiety. You are less likely to get positive dreams
Dreams are very short lived.
You might have experienced this. You are unable to remember your dreams most of the time. According to a study, most of the dreams are forgotten post 5 minutes of awakening.
Toddlers don’t dream.
Toddlers up to the age of 4 are unable to dream. This is because of the less development of the brain.
Women actually experience orgasms
Do you think that only men experience sexual feelings in their dreams? Then you are wrong. Even Women experience these feelings.
You experience more than one dream a night.
Yes, an average human experience more than one dream a night of various situations and intensities but you often remember the one you are mostly connected.
Faces that are around you matter too.
You might often recollect the faces of people who are around you. Even though these persons may in thousands but your dreams are related to only one incident.
Dreams are universal!!
Do you think that only humans dream? Then you are absolutely wrong. From you pet dog to all animals of mammal species dream.
What 6 years?
Average human spends about 6 hours of his life dreaming.
Lack of dreaming(sleep) leads to Psychosis.
A lack of good sleep and dreaming leads to health disorders. It can cause irritation, hallucination. So relax and sleep well.
Who is responsible for dreaming.
The cortex cerebrum is responsible for causing dreams. It is the site of memory, consciousness and will-power.