Is Sunscreen the New Margarine?

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Is Sunscreen the New Margarine?- most viewed online article in Outside magazine (> 1 million hits within 6 months).  Article features RW research and interviews with him

Period10 Jan 2019

Media coverage


Media coverage

  • TitleIs Sunscreen the New Margarine?
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletOutside
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    DescriptionCurrent guidelines for sun exposure are unhealthy and unscientific, controversial new research suggests—and quite possibly even racist. How did we get it so wrong?
    Producer/AuthorRowan Jacobsen
    PersonsRichard Weller


  • skin
  • sunlight