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How the Pit Viper Measures Infrared Radiation

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Like the IRt/c Infrared Thermocouple, the pit viper has the ability to “see” infrared radiation.

Pit vipers comprise a family of snakes that share a sophisticated thermal adaptation that stems from the evolution of specialized pit organs located near their eyes.