- Posted by Nigel Edelshain
- On July 6, 2017
Suffering from a lack of motivation? Look outside—it may be the weather.
If you feel less motivated than usual on those days, you’re not alone. Scientists haven’t been able to identify exactly why our motivation disappears when the sun does, but they have some ideas. There’s even a mood disorder called Seasonal Affective Disorder, or SAD, that affects people who live in places that are consistently dark and dreary.