Heat Camera exhibit

A camera sensitive to infrared light picks up the heat emitted by visitors and displays it as a color image on a large screen. Warmer objects emit more infrared light than cooler ones, and different parts of the body are often different temperatures, as revealed by the camera.


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  • Sebastian Martin 8y

    let's see: hot forehead, slightly cold nose, pretty cold fingers. I would love to see the color of the tongue sticking out:)
  • Sebastian Martin 8y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Exploratorium San Francisco, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.
  • optick 8y

    Just saw this in Exploratorium San Francisco - great - and interesting - shot!
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