Category: Technology

Technology

Internet Addiction Among Youths Leads To Mental Disorders

Youths and teenagers are spending most of their time in front of mobile phones and computers either playing games or chatting over social media which cause mental disorders to them. The primary reason behind youths falling prey to mobile games or social media addiction is because of lack of parental supervision. Mental disorders can be decreased among youths if parents start early supervision.

Are LED Lights Making Us Ill?

The World Journal of Biological Psychiatry published a paper by a group of prominent psychiatrists that warned of the potential effects of LED lighting on mental illness. Concerning about the the influence of blue light on sleep, use of digital healthcare apps and devices, and the higher sensitivity of teenagers to blue light. Poorly-timed light exposure could have adverse effects on manic states and the sleep-wake cycle.

How Do Solar Panels Work?

Solar panels are quite an amazing technology with the ability to turn sunlight into electricity. Solar cells are made of silicon, a semiconductor that is the second most abundant element on Earth. They are constructed with a positive layer and a negative layer, which together create an electric field, just like in a battery. When photons hit a solar cell, they knock electrons loose from their atoms. If conductors are attached to the positive and negative sides of a cell, it forms an electrical circuit. That how it lights your homes, etc.