Are your dreams vivid, bizarre, or difficult to remember? According to dream researcher J. Allan Hobson, those are just a few of the key characteristics of dreams. In many cases our dreams can be completely illogical and yet during the dream, we accept such inconsistencies without question. If you do happen to remember your dream upon waking, you might reflect back on the oddity of it and even regale your friends and family with tales your "really weird dream." Hobson suggests, however, that we forget as many as 95 percent of all our dreams. Discover more in this overview of the common characteristics of dreams.
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