Science Explains Why Summer Makes Us Lazy and Confused
The dazzlingly warm months are finally here, making us all relaxed, cheery, and... hideously unproductive? Many of us report a significant drop in productivity (and, er, activity) during the summertime, but the idea that the warm weather actually drives us to laziness has long been seen as a myth. Well, no more: recent research has proven that our brainpower slumps during the summer months, leaving us daydreaming for hours about the smell of grass, the blazing heat and...where were we? Oh, yeah: to find out exactly how summer batters our brains, keep reading.