Throughout the ages philosophers have been puzzled by the idea of dreams. Humans have written and interpreted dreams. For example,The ancient egyptians wrote a dream book which listed common dreams. Dreams are images, thoughts and emotions you are experiencing during sleep. Even with todays technological advancements, there is still no definite answer to why we dream. Scientists believe that the reason we dream is because of past or present memories, emotions, and unsuppressed and unconscious desires and dreams. After doing research, there are some interesting theories which include: solve problems,wish fulfillment, and to forget.
Unconstrained by reality and logic. In your dreams your mind can create limitless scenarios. These scenarios help your mind gasp problems. This scenarios can also help you create solutions. These solutions you may not be able to consider while awake. John Steinbeck,a American author of the 19th century, called it the committee of sleep. Johns research demonstrated the effect of dreaming on problem solving. Johns research stated that the best solution for a problem is to sleep on it.
Scientist Sigmund Freuds believed that dreams function to fulfill wishes that you yet have to experience….
Research proves that 90% of people who ever even had a dream dont remember it. Scientist from the university of Swansea did a slight test on why this occurs This occurs because the REM is over flown with images,emotions,and ideas which have occurred over time or that same day. Its very hard for a human to remember a dream. Professor Mark Blagrove stated that “vivid dreams or their level of anxiety or sleep quality results in people remembering dreams at different amounts each month, say. In general, for all of us dreams are very easily forgotten once we wake up if we don’t consolidate them or in other words if we don’t transfer them from short-term to long term memory immediately upon…