The dreams of the man who discovered neurons | Curio
News and insights read out for you.
10,000+ audio articles. 50+ world-leading publications.

All in 1 subscription.

Nautilus logo

The dreams of the man who discovered neurons

21 mins | Nov 9, 2019
story image
Santiago Ramón y Cajal recorded his dreams to prove Freud wrong. Listen to this exclusive translation. Unconvinced by Freud's theory of dreams, "the father of modern neuroscience" Santiago Ramón y Cajal recorded his dreams in the hope they would disprove Freud's theory. Translated here into English for the first time, Benjamin Ehrlich, writing in Nautilus shares the insightful work of this great scientist.
Get unlimited access free for 7 days, then $6.67/month (billed annually)
Get started