Deciphering COVID dreams
A new global study into COVID-related dreams and daydreams aims to shed light on how they relate to our mental health in the pandemic.
While you were sleeping
When we dream, we get so absorbed by our fantasies that the external world is shut out, even though the brain can still process sensory information.
Talk about a breakthrough
A growing school of thought is focusing on the human voice and the vocal cords as the earliest signal of Parkinson’s disease.
Fitbit sits the sleep test
People are increasingly turning to commercial trackers to gain insights into their sleep patterns, but is the data accurate?
My mind went a-wanderin'...
Spontaneous thought takes up a large part of our waking consciousness, but that doesn't mean it's bad – it just depends on when you do it.
Lecturer, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies, Faculty of Arts
Research Fellow, Psychology
Professor of Neuroscience, Monash Central Clinical School
Neuroscientist, Monash Central Clinical School
Professor, Psychology, Turner Institute for Brain and Mental Health