Loading...

Do Fish Dream?

122,925 views

Loading...

Loading...

Transcript

The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Feb 18, 2020

It’s easy to look at a sleeping dog’s leg twitching and imagine that it’s having a wonderful rabbit-chasing dream. But can animals with brains that are very different from ours have dreams?

Hosted by: Stefan Chin

SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org
----------
Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow
----------
Huge thanks go to the following Patreon supporters for helping us keep SciShow free for everyone forever:

Kevin Bealer, KatieMarie Magnone, D.A. Noe, Charles Southerland, Eric Jensen, Christopher R Boucher, Alex Hackman, Matt Curls, Adam Brainard, Scott Satovsky Jr, Sam Buck, Avi Yashchin, Ron Kakar, Chris Peters, Kevin Carpentier, Patrick D. Ashmore, Piya Shedden, Sam Lutfi, charles george, Greg
----------
Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet?
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow
Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com
Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow
----------
Sources:
Main paper: https://www.nature.com/articles/s4158...

Other sources:
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2...
https://www.livescience.com/53743-dog...
https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/...
https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/P...
http://healthysleep.med.harvard.edu/h...
https://www.nature.com/articles/ncomm...
Pieron, H. Le Probleme Physiologique su Sommeil (Masson, 1913).
https://journals.plos.org/plosbiology...
http://proberlab.caltech.edu/document...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/article...

Images:
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/dog...
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/wom...
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/afr...
https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/ha...
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/zeb...
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/gir...
https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/cu...
https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/ho...
https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/mo...

Loading...

Advertisement
When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up next


to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...