Lumio Book Lamp

Designed by Max Gunawan, the Lumio Book Lamp combines a fascination for origami and flexible lighting solutions, resulting in a charming piece. When closed, the Lumio resembles a book bound in laser-cut wood, but when opened, the book transforms into a sculptural light—and it’s variability doesn’t end there. Neodymium magnets hidden within the book covers enable the lamp to stand at an expanded 180 degrees, …

Lighting Science’s “Good Night” Biological LED Lamp

Developed for NASA, a bulb that encourages melatonin production and restful sleep

Most of us are aware of the fact that there’s more to a good night’s sleep than an excellent mattress. In fact, there are so many tangential sleep industries—from pills, teas, apps and creams all the way to therapy. Until recently, however, countless people haven’t thought about the last thing they see before turning off the lights: the very beams emanating from the lightbulbs of …