Smart lightbulb looks to emulate the rhythms of the sun for better sleep

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Electric lighting has brought so many benefits to society that it's often easy to overlook the potential damage it may have caused. Before electricity, humans relied primarily on the sun as a light source, and the Drift lightbulb is now seeking to emulate a more natural lighting experience in an effort to improve health and wellbeing. Before going to sleep, most people would simply turn off their lights. Research has shown, however, that lying in total darkness isn't actually the best way to drift off. Rather, a gradual dimming of light is a better signal to the body that it's…

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