Believe it or not, Japanese researchers have invented a dream decoding system of sorts that’s capable of visualizing a person’s dream. The system was developed by Yukiyasu Kamitani, along with other Kyoto-based scientists, and utilizes a functional MRI to analyze brain activity to create an algorithm of brain data for visualizations. Continue reading for a video and more information.

While the researchers report that the system is not currently very accurate, the results are nonetheless promising and the visualizations are quite remarkable.