Halloween and things that nightmares are made of.

October 31st, all hallows eve, Samhain. What is our fascination with Halloween or indeed all things scary be it horror movies, books, images what is our fascination with fright?? In today’s world logic and science have their place and, when faced with fictional terror, should tell us otherwise right? Seemingly not especially this time of […]

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Professor Dierdre Barrett gives us a summary of her presentation at this summers IASD conference

Emotions and Color in Dreams* Professor Deirdre Barrett Dream experts are often quoted as saying that most dreams are negative, but is this true? A recent analysis of DreamBoard suggests not. In the 1950’s, Calvin Hall and Bob van de Castle published ratings of emotion in dream reports. They used a scale with 5 categories: […]

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Work in Progress

  Since the start of its journey back in 2012  Dreamboard and its users have seen us grow and develop. Just as we listen and learn from our dreams we at dreamboard have listened and learned alot from YOU, our dreamers. As a result of your feedback and comments, our developers are working hard on […]

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Guest Blogger Dr Rory Mac Sweeney offers his insights on Lucid Dreams

You are dreaming right now… Real as it all seems, this is a dream, or perhaps it is not, but how would you know, how would you propose to investigate the nature of your world, so as to distinguish it from your physical state of familiarity? My name is Dr Rory Mac Sweeney and I […]

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Sleep and Dreams when you are expecting

written by  Prof Patrick McNamara Both men and women the world over can attest to the fact that dreams increase in frequency and intensity when you are expecting a baby. It is a time of great joy and great apprehension and fear. Will the pregnancy proceed without complication? Will our baby be healthy? How will the […]

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“Go to bed and Sleep on it”

As a child after a fall or loosing a toy, teenage angst, exam time, break ups, even through our whole adult life when there’s a time of worry and stress or problem that seems nigh on impossible to solve how often do the phrases “sleep on it” or” things will look better in the morning” […]

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Love and dreams

Hi Dreamboarders, How are things? Are you still tracking your dreams? Since we know you are passionate about dreams, we’d like to share the following thoughts with you. First of all, how many times have you taken a moment to ask yourself what your dreams mean? It’s natural to wonder what they are trying to […]

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Dreams and the future

Hi Dreamboarders, Here’s some very interesting news from our scientific team. Give it a close read and we think you’ll discover some incredible scientific facts about dreams. Thousands of papers and books have been written about the role of sleep and dreams in processing of memories about the past but there have been few if […]

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UX Conference: how design and technology can improve the healthcare

Technology is rebuilding the healthcare field. In the near future, sensors, applications, and various kinds of devices will track almost all our daily activities as well as our vital parameters in order to monitor our health and give us feedback and warnings about our status.  This was the topic of this year’s UX Conference, organized […]

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Paul McCartney was inspired by dreams

Hi Dreamboarders, How are you? Are you still tracking your dreams? Here is some good news for you: dreams seem to have a crucial role in improving individual creativity. Throughout history, many artists in different fields have been ispired by dreams.  Music For example, who is not familiar with “Yesterday” sung by Paul McCartney, one […]

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