Blue LEDS could rouse sleepy drivers

2019-03-02 02:17:00

DRIVERS could take 30-minute “baths” in blue light at truck stops and gas stations to prevent them falling asleep at the wheel. That’s one suggestion from Mariana Figueiro and colleagues at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, who have put together a bid for research funding to investigate using light to reset drivers’ body clocks. Light is known to affect our body’s internal clock,