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An LED umbrella to brighten your rainy day, from Sockmaster!

Perfect for the gray, rainy winters I’m about to head home to:

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I bet this would also work well for treating seasonal affective disorder, if it were installed with LEDs that emitted the right light frequency waves: sign me up, I feel more cheerful already!

This awesome LED umbrella design, by sockmaster, will light up your nighttime stroll while keeping you dry. It even has an adjustable dimmer!

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Beth Kelley is an applied & digital anthropologist with an overall interest in how people engage with and are impacted by their environments and vice versa. This has manifested itself in many ways, by looking at creativity, playful spaces, built environments, and environmental enrichment, sustainability, design research, and integrative and collaborative models of learning such as through play and hands-on learning.