Latest Daylight Stories

2014-06-24 23:02:25

Unlike conventional window shades, the Dayliter Shade from Indoor Sky provides ideal interior daylight levels while minimizing glare and solar heat gain. Featuring integrated fabric lightshelves, the Dayliter Shade overcomes the shortcomings associated with conventional, fixed lightshelves while maintaining the energy reduction benefits. Williamsport, PA (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Indoor Sky, a fledgling company dedicated to proliferating a daylight culture, has completed their first...

2014-04-11 23:25:03

Animal shelters, zoos, and aquariums benefit from daylighting initiatives. Vista, CA (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 Doesn’t everyone deserve daylight? Animal, plants and people all need natural light to survive and thrive. Few things say “Earth Day” the way daylight does – one company that is highly committed to changing the way we think about and use daylight is Solatube International, the worldwide leading manufacturer and marketer of Tubular Daylighting Devices (TDDs). In honor of...

2013-10-21 23:28:58

The Daylight company's goal of bringing daylight indoors to give users the opportunity to get more out of their hobbies and detail work has succeeded in a brilliant manner. One major key to their success has been their consumer focus: they listen to what their customers want and then they develop, design and create these customer-driven products. Elberton, GA (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 Rehabmart.com, an online e-commerce company that sells rehabilitation and medical supplies, has joined...

2013-09-17 23:30:06

Humans are not immune to this seasonal change and as a result suffer from a multitude of ill effects including Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). SoLux lighting provides the closest simulation of daylight in a man-made source to help reverse the effects of reduced daylight exposure. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Between September and April in the Northern Hemisphere certain people who are light sensitive start experiencing something called the winter blues. Seasonal Affective...

2013-06-13 23:03:19

National Daylight Appreciation Day (June 21, 2013) was created as a way to increase awareness about the benefits of incorporating daylight in all aspects of our lives. Since daylight is free and energy efficient (no electric lights needed), there is a movement afoot to incorporate it everywhere from homes and offices to colleges, universities and schools. Vista, Calif. (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Who doesn´t love bright sunny rooms in their home? Well, what about classrooms, where kids spend...

2012-06-17 23:03:51

National Daylight Appreciation Day (June 21, 2012, and sponsored by Solatube International) was created as a way to increase awareness about benefits and innovative uses of daylight in our everyday lives. It is also a day of education and awareness, leading us toward a more energy-efficient planet. Vista, Calif. (PRWEB) June 16, 2012 National Daylight Appreciation Day (June 21, 2012) was created as a way to increase awareness about benefits and innovative uses of daylight in our everyday...

2012-03-08 08:00:00

Daylight Saving starts this weekend in the United States and March 25th in the UK. Vedante shares 10 fascinating facts about Daylight Saving and Night Safety. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) March 08, 2012 With the onset of Daylight Saving and Spring, motorist/pedestrian/cyclist accidents increase as more people get outside and re-adjust to sharing the road after the winter months. It's important to be aware of road safety and visibility issues, particularly at night when visibility is limited. 10...

2012-01-27 08:00:00

The proverbial 'light bulb' went off in his head as he realized that natural daylight is the healthiest and most comfortable light for our eyes and that this 'daylight simulation effect' could potentially benefit thousands of people all over the world who need natural light for everyday tasks, crafting and hobbies that require a lot of detail work. Elberton, GA (PRWEB) January 27, 2012 Rehabmart.com, an online e-commerce company that sells rehabilitation and medical supplies, has joined in...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'