April 23, 1990

A separatist drive 2425
WORLD

A separatist drive

Soviet Georgians want their independence
THE MYSTERIES OF SLEEP AND DREAMS 3637
COVER

THE MYSTERIES OF SLEEP AND DREAMS

SLEEP DISORDER IS A NIGHTMARE FOR MILLIONS, WHICH SCIENTISTS CALL A SERIOUS PROBLEM
SCIENTISTS ARE CLOSE TO UNLOCKING THE BRAIN’S SECRETS 4243
COVER

SCIENTISTS ARE CLOSE TO UNLOCKING THE BRAIN’S SECRETS

conclude that dreaming is another form of consciousness. As a result of the Chicago scientists’ conclusions, scores of researchers around the world designed programs to study dreams in laboratories. But, within a few years, most gave up because the work did not seem to be leading anywhere.
LETTERS 45
LETTERS

LETTERS

Your article on the investigation of child abuse in Prescott, Ont. (“Rumor and scandal,” Justice, March 26), was superior to most of the national media reports. Considering that in North America one in four female children and one in 10 male children may be sexually abused, one hardly needs a course in probability to propose that the condition exists in every community in the country.
Cash, land and power 1818a
CANADA

Cash, land and power

Natives celebrate new land-claim settlements
Guerrilla tactics 6465
BOOKS

Guerrilla tactics

Arthur Hailey explores news and terrorism
Back to barter 3233
BUSINESS

Back to barter

Pepsico signs a major Soviet trade deal
A DOOMSDAY GUN MYSTERY 2223
WORLD

A DOOMSDAY GUN MYSTERY

THE MURDER OF A CANADIAN-BORN ARMS EXPERT MAY BE LINKED TO IRAQI PLANS TO BUILD A SUPER-CANNON
The silly season 6061
FILMS

The silly season

Spring brings new comedies to the screen
Scanning the unknown 5253
SPACE

Scanning the unknown

A new telescope may unlock space’s secrets
A FITTING MATCH 3031
BUSINESS

A FITTING MATCH

BOMBARDIER’S PURCHASE OF LEARJET BOLSTERS ITS POSITION IN THE AEROSPACE BUSINESS
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