As you swelter in the mid-summer heat, it may (or may not) be of interest to know that humankind has been obsessed with the science of weather for centuries. The evidence can be found in this post by BibliOdyssey, which includes pages from reference books dating back to the 1600s from around the world that examine the origins of everything from lightning to hurricanes.
Apps to help adjust to daylight saving
This Sunday morning, our clocks spring forward one hour to mark the beginning of daylight saving time. While it might be nice for some to have more light at the end of the day, it can be tough for bodies to adjust to darker mornings. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some ways technology can help ease the transition.