Playing the devil’s advocate here, it’s also just as important to know how to protect ourselves from the sun. The sun can give severe burns if you are exposed to it for too long, cancer as well. – SOLUTION – Wear sunscreen, and clothes that cover your skin Can lead to heat exhaustion and heat stroke. – SOLUTION – Limit the time you spend outside during the hottest part of the day. Stay hydrated and relax in the shade. Can cause blindness – SOLUTION – Wear sunglasses, do not look at the sun for over 1/2 second.