The following is an excerpt from the July 22 issue of The Wichita Eagle. Samantha Corcoran, assistant dean of the College of Engineering at Wichita State University, contributed to the article.
Infrared gun finds 179.9 degree surface temperatures
It's hot! How hot is it? We took the temperature of several surfaces around Wichita one scorching midafternoon this week and found things — and people — to be way above the 104 heat.
So we decided to point an infrared temperature gun at the objects to see just how hot they got.