Why Do Black Shirts Get Hot in the Sun?

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It’s summer now, and after such a wet and cold spring, I’m looking forward to some warm sun on my shoulders.

But, have you every wondered why black shirts get hot in the sun?

Fortunately, your trusty adviser here has the answer. It has to do with which wavelengths of the light spectrum are absorbed and which are reflected.

You want to appear smarter at the next BBQ with the full answer at the tip of your tongue? Click below.

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