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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Information about technical operations and upcoming maintenance

Hi Dreamboarders, Since even Dreamboard sometimes needs to be adjusted and updated, we want to inform you about an upcoming maintenance operation that will impact access to your dream journal. On Thursday, September 26th, 2013 our team of developers will be performing operations on the Dreamboard database that will block user access to both the […]

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A history of dreams

Hi Dreamboarders, We know that the growing Dreamboard community is interested in using the Dreamboard to develop a lasting and better understanding of their own dreams through the logging and tracking of their personal dream experiences. However we have received feedback that it would be great if Dreamboard could provide further information on Dream phenomenon […]

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Dreamboard at QS Conference Europe 2013

The Quantified Self is a movement that aggregates a worldwide community of professionals, researchers and enthusiasts interested in using technology to monitor different aspects of their daily lives and to accumulate and analyze data in order to improve wellbeing and health. This growing phenomenon is the center of the QS Conference, an international collaboration of […]

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