Scientists ‘read dreams’ using brain scans

Scientists have found a way to "read" dreams, a study suggests.

Researchers in Japan used MRI scans to reveal the images that people were seeing as they entered into an early stage of sleep.

Writing in the journal Science, they reported that they could do this with 60% accuracy.

The team now wants to see if brain activity can be used to decipher other aspects of dreaming, such as the emotions experienced during sleep.

Professor Yukiyasu Kamitani, from the ATR …

via The Cuckoo’s Nest http://thecuckoosnest.forumotion.com/t1646-scientists-read-dreams-using-brain-scans

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