Lighting Strategies to Regulate Your Circadian Rhythm Through the Winter

If you feel more lethargic and moody in the winter, it is not just your imagination. The one hour time shift in November actually disrupts our circadian rhythm–the body’s internal clock–causing real biological changes that can affect our performance and our health. The good news is that some of the latest advancements in lighting technology […]

Give the Gift of True Circadian Lighting

Although the holidays are a favorite, cheerful time of the year, they can also be a strain on our health. Stress levels tend to rise while our time becomes more scarce. Travel is often involved, which can be exciting but also exhausting. Obligations to relatives and our networks are unusually high, often compromising our self-care. […]

Can a One-Hour Time Shift Disrupt Your Circadian Rhythm?

Every November most of us turn back the clock by an hour as daylight savings time comes to an end. But other than the extra hour of sleep that night and the darker winter days that follow, do we understand how this seemingly small change affects us in the grand scheme of things? Originally established […]

What Do the New Energy Efficiency Standards Mean for Commercial Lighting?

New standards for energy efficiency have already been implemented in California this past January, and the rest of the country will be following its lead by 2020. There has been a focus on more efficient lighting for individual homes as well as commercial buildings. What implications do the new standards hold for you in choosing […]

The Surprising Effects of Natural Light on Global Health

When we think about our health we focus on diet and exercise. Sleep quality, mindfulness, meditation, and spending time with loved ones might come to mind. But if we’re not honoring our natural circadian rhythm, we may be greatly limiting the benefits of these efforts. A recent TEDx presentation from Dr. Satchin Panda, Professor at […]

Work Design Magazine Features Robert Soler’s Article

Robert Soler recently authored an article in Work Design Magazine, Click the link below for the full article: THE BIOLOGY BEHIND PRODUCTIVITY: WHY LIGHTING PLAYS A CRITICAL OFFICE ROLE By Robert Soler, VP Human Biological Research and Technology August 1, Work Design Magazine “When you think of an office setup, you typically imagine a workplace equipped […]

Who Needs Circadian Lighting?

4 Industries That Will Benefit The human race has made incredible technological advancements over the past two centuries. We’ve learned to fly, discovered cures for deadly diseases, harnessed the power of electricity and gained a scientific understanding of how the physics of our world work through Einstein’s theory of relativity. We enhanced our collective knowledge […]

BIOS Lighting’s Robert Soler Selected to Join WELL Light Concept Advisory

Carlsbad, Calif. (July 30, 2018) – Robert Soler, VP of Research from BIOS Lighting, has been selected by the International WELL Building Institute™ (IWBI™) to be part of the 2018-2019 WELL Light Concept Advisory. Soler joins a select group of leading industry professionals, who will guide the continuous evolution of concepts in the WELL Building Standard™ (WELL™), […]

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