The Buzz on LED Lighting & Insect Attraction

Posted by on Jul 16, 2015 in General Lighting, Electricity, Future of technology, LED, Technology | 0 comments

When LED lights first became widely available, there was a lot of buzz centered around how these energy efficient lamps didn’t attract insects. However, as often happens with new technologies, misinformation abounds. The simple fact is LED lights do attract bugs, simply because insects are attracted to sources of light. A Bug’s Favorite Color A 2005 study conducted by the University of Agriculture in Faisalabad,...

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A Very Special Birthday to the Father of the Electric Age…

Posted by on Jul 10, 2015 in General Lighting, Electricity, Technology | 0 comments

We owe much of our everyday pleasures and conveniences to a long line of strange and intelligent men who sought new sources of power throughout history. Some names stand out more than others and there is no doubt that Nikola Tesla is one of those names. Tesla was born July 10, 1856 in Smiljan Lilka, then a part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Legend has it that the future inventor was born during a terrifyingly powerful...

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