Why Does Summer Make Us Lazy?

newyorker:

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Maria Konnikova on humidity, productivity, and the link between sunshine and happiness: http://nyr.kr/16VABHX

“In a 2013 study of perceived well-being, the economist Marie Connolly found that on days when the temperature rose above ninety degrees, the negative impact on happiness levels was greater than the consequences of being widowed or divorced.”

Illustration by Edwin Fotheringham.

Now it all makes sense….

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