Originally posted by Jeff Hathaway
Now this is absolutely wrong. Heat pits do NOT depend upon radiation or convection to transfer heat from a heat source. They sense the infrared light given off by the object. It is like the thermal imaging cameras you see on TV.
this cant be proved.
Ive seen the latest exsperements on tv, were they stick a tupe though the nostrel of a snake, it had nothing to do with infared light