Problems are solved by sleeping

Discussion in 'Parenting News' started by runawaybunny, Jun 10, 2009.

  1. runawaybunny

    runawaybunny Guest

    Problems are solved by sleeping - BBC

    Sleeping on a problem really can help solve it, say scientists who found a dreamy nap boosts creative powers.

    They tested whether "incubating" a problem allowed a flash of insight, and found it did, especially when people entered a phase of sleep known as REM.
  2. AnnieO

    AnnieO Shooting from the Hip

    I would agree with this! My brain works on things while I'm dreaming, and sometimes I wake up with a better solution than the one I was going to use.