A Dream Scientist Explains Why ‘Falling Water’ Isn’t All Bunk

In USA Network’s new drama, Falling Water, three seemingly unrelated people dream three separate parts of the same dream. You guessed it — they’re fated to meet and piece together a mystery that involves an MIA girlfriend and a lost kid. The plotline is inspired by four leading theories about why we dream, neuroscience professor Moran Cerf says (a fifth theory suggests we dream for no reason at all but for the sake of argument, we’ll ignore that one). “The television show combines these theories and says, ‘Okay, if you’re dreams are trying to tell you something, what would they say?’” he told Inverse. “The creators started working on the show at the perfect time; it’s only in the last ten years that dream research has begun to pick up.”…


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