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We associate red with hot and blue with cold when it is, in fac,t the complete opposite, amirite?

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why but lava red ice blue

@Nidokinf why but lava red ice blue

Lava is 'red hot' ~ 700C but not that hot - stars and such objects are super heated so that they emit bluer frequencies

How is it the complete opposite? Just how? Hot stuff are usually redder and cold stuff are usually bluer

What cold elements are red?

@hamsterhead What cold elements are red?

In the grand scheme of things objects glowing red aren't that hot

I hate it when my sunburn is blue.

@Popeboyq I hate it when my sunburn is blue.

Ha ha - I'm referencing a larger scale than we encounter on a daily basis instead a cosmological scale

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