Artificial Light

Discussion in 'Random Quotes' started by j., Aug 25, 2013.

  1. j.

    j. Guest

    “In modern society, most of the time we live in a controlled environment under artificial lights, which are 1,000 to 10,000 times dimmer than sunlight and the wrong part of the spectrum” Dr. Turner said.

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  2. Dan Wich

    Dan Wich Member

    Jan 22, 2013
    Even if you buy into the blue light benefits, the fluorescent lights seem like an awfully "blunt" way of getting blue light in your eyes. It seems like the common "blue light therapy" LED boxes would be better, letting you time the exposure and limit it to mostly your eyes.
  3. OP

    j. Guest

    Whoa, didn't read that part. He was right about the fact that people don't use light well, but they do even worse!
  4. gretchen

    gretchen Member

    Nov 30, 2012
    This is kind of a depressing article. Can't it be filtered through the Peat lens? Am I supposed to really believe I can't use light as well because I'm older?
    I personally felt my best in years last summer when I got up every day and walked for an hour in early daylight. I slept good too.