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April 4th, 2006

The applied lucid dream

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With the new online questionnaire we would like to find out whether you have used (one of) your lucid dreams for a particular purpose, for example to change nightmares into more pleasant dreams, to learn a sport, solve a problem, etc. Please feel free to name a different use you have found for your lucid dreams.

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November 27th, 2004

Lucid Dream and Sport


Since 2001 Daniel Erlacher is working on his Ph.D. at the University of Heidelberg in Germany. His research focuses on the control and learning of motor skills. In particular, he is interested in the effect of motor learning during practice in lucid dreams. The main question is: if lucid dreamers practice a sport skill in their lucid dreams (e.g. skateboarding, riding a unicycle, etc.) will this skill improve in the waking state? In recent studies Erlacher could obtain first hints for this hypothesis.

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