Mysterious Nightmares

May 18, 04:00 AM
Can you turn off a nightmare? Our intrepid science reporters, Jeanna and Mindy take a step into the subconscious to unpick this week’s mystery. 


Below you can find links to further reading on the topic discussed in this episode.


  • Nightmares affect everyone, but not everybody remembers what they dream about 
  • Some medications like beta blockers are linked with frequent nightmares


INTERVIEW
with Dr. Deirdre Barrett, a Harvard dream researcher and author of “The Committee of Sleep”


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Music by Chad Crouch - Algorithms