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lucid dream

A vivid dream in which a person is aware that he or she is dreaming, which can either be a
(1) wake-induced lucid dream (WILD), when he or she transitions from an awake state directly into a dream state; or a
(2) dream-induced lucid dream, when a normal dream becomes a lucid dream.

lucid dream

A dream or nightmare in which a person becomes aware that he or she is dreaming.
See also: dream
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OBErs were found to be significantly different than non-OBErs on psi index scores, spontaneous alterations of consciousness, practice of mental disciplines, lucid dreams, Absorption Scale scores, and scores on the Dissociative Experiences Scale such that OBErs obtained higher scores than did non-OBErs.
Lucid dreams (Gackenbach & LaBerge, 1988; LaBerge, 1985; Tart, 1989), that occur during sleep but have characteristics associated with being awake, also may constitute beyond waking experiences.
A lucid dream is one in which you become perfectly aware, while asleep and dreaming, that the experience is a dream - and you can then control it," says Dr Hearne.
They are presented with numerous step-by-step tutorials for inducing lucid dreams on demand.
I believe that several closely spaced lucid dreams helped me considerably:
org), presented by founder Daniel Schoonover, helps people get the most out of their sleep and dreams with cutting-edge wearable technology that allows users to enhance their lucid dreams.
com)-- The hit website, World of Lucid Dreaming, has launched a free tutorial-based Android application, 10 Steps to Lucid Dreams.
Lucid Dreams is available to listen to for a limited period on the music section of the band's official site, but a message posted on the website revealed that the song was "not a single".
Boyd chooses the unlikely character of a loss adjuster who keeps a diary entitled The Book of Transfigurations in which he charts regular visits to the Institute of Lucid Dreams and flights of fancy into arcane worlds of thought and d esire.
Lucid dreams have a strange quality of feeling intensely real, even though the dreamer is aware (by definition) that this is not external reality.
Online Buddies is a pioneer in gay social networking, so I have no doubt they're the right people to continue growing Jack'd," said Yosuke Matsuda of Lucid Dreams, LLC, the app's creator.
They are then presented with numerous step-by-step tutorials for inducing lucid dreams on demand.