Interesting Facts About Dreams Facts about Dreams

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Sep. 25, 2013

You know if you think about it, dreams are pretty crazy. They're like alternate realities made by your brain. So, we proudly present Bet you didn't know, Dreams edition!
Men have dreams about other men 70 of the time. But women dream about women and men equally.

Humans tend to have around 3 to 7 dreams a night and we dream around 2 to 3 hours in a whole night. Humans spend roughly 6 years of their lifetime dreaming but we don't remember most of them because Within 5 minutes of waking up, 50 of your dream is forgotten, and within 10 minutes, 90 is gone.

Drug withdrawal can cause more intense dreams.

We can only dream about faces we have already seen, whether we actively remember them or not.

There's a sleeping disorder called PARASOMNIA that makes you do unnatural movements while asleep, like sleep walking. People have been known to sleep drive, write checks while asleep, and sleep murder.

About 12 of people dream only in black and white.
And they usually have a thick Cuban accent are yelling Lucy.
Babies don't dream of themselves until they reach the age of 3 and then they become narcissistic toddlers.

The word nightmare was used a long time ago for a female spirit who besets people at night while sleeping.

You can control your dreams! Jayne Gackenback, a psychologist at Macewan University in Canada said that if you play a lot of videogames, you're more likely to be able to control your dreams, also called lucid dreaming.