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Dreaming is very weird, but you might be able to learn something from your dreams.

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https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sleep-newzzz/201502/why-do-we-dream
http://news.psu.edu/story/141221/2007/04/30/research/probing-question-what-biology-behind-dreaming
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