Question of the Week Podcast

Question of the Week episode

Mon, 9th Jan 2012

Do Sunglasses Cause Sunburn?

Sunglasses - revealing hidden patterns? (c) Rich Niewiroski Jr.

Can wearing sunglasses fool your senses into thinking there is less sun and increase your risk of getting sunburn? We take on this quandry and also wonder why cooking caramel causes temperature to increases in stages....

Listen Now    Download as mp3

In this edition of Question of the Week

Full Transcript

  • Do sunglasses cause sunburn?

    Hello, I'd like to say thank you for your show.  I enjoy it thoroughly. I have a question most of my friends laugh at. I heard a while back that you are more likely to get sunburn if you are wearing sunglasses.  I have put the theory to the test and it has worked for me....

 

Multimedia

Subscribe Free

Related Content

Not working please enable javascript
Wellcome Trust
EPSRC
Powered by UKfast
STFC
Genetics Society
ipDTL