The World's Most Unavoidable Carcinogen

Published on August 5, 2016

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Out in the open air on a beautiful summer day, most people don’t realize that they’re bathing in the world’s most common carcinogen – the sun’s rays. Ultra violet (UV) rays to be exact. Let’s take a look at how UV rays affect your body, and the sorts of built-in chemical defense systems you’re working with to stop any potential damage.

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Kirk Zamieroski

Executive Producer:
Adam Dylewski

Scientific consultants:
Frankie Wood-Black, Ph.D.
Darcy Gentleman, Ph.D.

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UV Rays and carcinogenic light –

Broad Spectrum Breakdown –

General UV/sunlight –

UV Index –

How UV Affects DNA-

Melanin –

Types of Melanin –

Skin Cancer in African Americans –

UV radiation and cancer effects

DNA Bulge –

How UV Radtion Effects Life On Earth –

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