Dreams are a really confusing and serious situation, they have a big importance i our lives, and sometimes they can be really complicated to understand, making us question how and they happen, discover here all the things you didn’t know about them.
Each person interpretates the dreams as they want, and many of them think that each dream has a meaning and tell us something important, so check out this facts we have about the dreams and you might understand them a little bit better.
You will forget your dream 5 minutes after waking up
There are some people who confirm that they don't ever dream, but this is because they forget their dream 5 minutes after waking up, reason why you should write down all the things you remember after waking up or jsut forget them for the rest of your life.
In our dreams we only see known faces
You might think that you've dreamed of unknown people, but that is just impossible, because when you dream all the faces you see are memories of the people you've seen, confusing right? But yes, it doesn't matter if you only saw them for a second that face might appear in one of your dreams.
People only remember 10% of their dreams
When we wake up we only remember the last part of our dreams, and that only the 10% of them, and it has been proved. Yes, there are images that you will never remember.
¿Is it possible to not dream?
Many people question themselves this, and there are some that are completely sure that they don't dream; although, or at least you suffer from a several psychological transform, each person in the universe dreams. The only problem is that they don't remember.
In 1960 50% of the people dreamed in black and white and the other half in color
A study made in 1960 confirmed that people dreamed in black and white, at that moment nobody knew the reasons, but after the observation they found the answer.
The televison helped the 88% of the people dream in color
When the study was made again in the new millenio, they came to the conclusion that people dreamed in black and white because they sat for many hours watching the tv and it was the reflect of what they watch. Nowadays the images are in color and so are people's dreams.
¿How many dreams can you have in one night?
. According to studies with people that sleep around 6-8 hours has 6 to 8 lucid dreams, each one completely and with an interesting story; although, we only remember one or two dreams, and mostly they are the last ones we have.
Many famous invention were created after a dream
The biggest inventions ever made by genius were made thank you to their crazy dreams, and you follow their steps too, because might be the future creator of something amazing; for example, the insulin, the sewing machine and some periodic elements.
¿Who do i know if i am dreaming or not?
Sometimes dreams can seem so real making us doubt if we are actually dreaming or not, but there is a technique that actually works and it can help you to know if it’s just a dream. Look for a book or a clock in your dream, because when you are dreaming you can't read or see the time, also, your hands will look blurry.
All the characters are trying to give you a message
Some people have premonitions during their dreams, and doesn’t matter how dumb and crazy it might seem each character in your dream, each one is trying to give you a message about your past or future. If you can interpret them, you will understand better your emotions and fears.
¿Do dogs and cats dream too?
Many people thinks that dreaming is just for humans, but many studies have revealed that just like us, cat and dogs dream too. Pay attention to your little friend next time it takes a nap and see all the moves it makes.
The serious condition of the sleepwalkers
The extraordinary and interesting condition of the sleepwalkers happens because they have really deep dreams and they believe that they are actually living it. In some situation many people has done crazy things, as cheating, and also created incredible pieces of art, and not of them remembers nothing after waking up.
4 out of 100 people are sleepwalkers
The experts say that sleepwalking is linked to genetic defect, because in all the cases there is a medical history of the member of their family related to this condition. This also happens between identical twins, so check out your family's medical history.
¿How do blind people dream?
There is no exception, we all dream as we said before, including blind people. If the person lost its vision, its dreams show all the remembered images, but if the person was born blind, then the dream that person has are really curious, all the smells and sounds are really clear and strong.
Do Girls and boys have different dreams?
It has been scientifically proved that girls have different dreams from boys, the style varies a lot; for example, guys have the tendency of dreaming thing related to violence, sexuality or personal achievement, on the other side girls usually dream of their deepest feelings, family, friends and childhood.
¿What is the function of our dreams?
Believe it or not dreaming is really important. Their main function is retaining images, memories and experiences, so it’s like a typo of therapy to organize all the memories, faces and information you need to keep in your mind, and taking out all the things that aren't necessary and are just taking space.
Dreams prepare us for many moments in our lives
Some study talks about the theory that understand the dreams, how they organize our memories, and help us get prepare to face life; in other words, the subconscious that tries to tell us things and how to react in some situation of our lives through the dreams, making up imaginary parallel worlds.
The reality doesn't compare to our dreams
Our minds interprets external stimulations and it makes them part of our dreams; this means that sometimes we can listen to a sound and incorporate it to our dream. For example, you can be dreaming that you are at a concert while there is music playing in the back of the room.
We dream a third part of our lives
It is known that on average, a person usually dreams a third part of his life; also, it is estimated that a person dreams about 6 years on his entire life. We can also mention a really important fact about the dreams, each one lasts no longer than 5 minutes.
The negative aspects of the dreams
There are some incredible dreams we never want to wake up from, but it’s said that the 60% of the times the dreams become nightmare, making us feel anxious and stressed.