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How Do Polarized Sunglasses Work?

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Published on Aug 11, 2018

The useful glare-blocking properties of polarized sunglasses are well-known to just about anyone who goes outside. What isn't so well-known is how they reduce glare in the first place. That answer is deceptively complicated!

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