On Dreampire, you can browse through a ton of short videos where people describe their dreams. You can also upload your own dream video. Each video is tagged with different descriptors, making it easy to search for certain types of dreams. For example, you can search "elephant," to find all the dreams people have had about elephants. My favorite dreams to hear about are the creepy ones, like this one that someone had about flies coming out of a baby carraige.
A lucid dream is one in which you're aware of the fact that you're dreaming and can often control what happens. It's a powerful skill to develop with many delightful applications: dream debauchery, amplifying creativity, practicing athletic skills, managing psychological stressors, etc. Recently though, sleep scientists have renewed their interest in lucid dreaming as a… READ THE REST
"In Dreams" by Samuel Blain is an award-winning short film that combines animation and live action as four people tell the stories of their most vivid, memorable dreams. Each person's head is reimagined to match the dream that they're speaking about. The essence of my dreams often lingers over me all throughout the next day. If… READ THE REST
I don't understand the 1985 paper, "Higher Algebraic K-Theory of Schemes and of Derived Categories [PDF]," by Robert Wayne Thomason and Thomas Trobaugh. But Thomason's introduction is fascinating. He says the paper was co-written by a simulacrum of his late friend Thomas Trobaugh who appeared in Thomason's dreams. The first author must state that his… READ THE REST
As much as you hate it, sometimes we have to search for things in places we never want to go, like the kitchen sink's drain, the dusty attic, or the spider-web-laden area underneath the house. Your shrieks might just bring music to their ears! But as much as we don't want to see what's in these… READ THE REST
Whether you have your own cookie business or run a celebrity gossip blog, having an unimpressive landing page can really slow things down. Sure, hiring a professional developer to create a website would be awesome, but their rates can be pretty steep, and that's not something you want to budget for these days. Just because… READ THE REST
How much of your Mac's storage space is actually stuff you use? Odds are good a significant portion of your hard drive is filled with untouched downloads, duplicate files, and apps you forgot existed. You may not have noticed it, but the gradual slowing of your computer could be due to all those files just sitting… READ THE REST