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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thermometer

A thermometer is a device that measures temperature or a temperature gradient. ... Various authors have credited the invention of the thermometer to Hero of ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_Gabriel_Fahrenheit

Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit was a Dutch-German-Polish physicist, inventor, and scientific instrument maker. A pioneer of exact thermometry, he is best known for inventing the mercury-in-glass thermometer (first practical, accurate thermometer) and ...

www.brannan.co.uk/who-invented-the-thermometer

Galileo Galilei is often claimed to be the inventor of the thermometer. However the instrument he invented could not strictly be called a thermometer: to be a ...

theinventors.org/library/inventors/blthermometer.htm

The first thermometers were called thermoscopes - In 1724 Gabriel Fahrenheit invented the first mercury thermometer.

www.thoughtco.com/the-history-of-the-thermometer-1992525

Apr 17, 2017 ... The first thermometers were called thermoscopes, however, in 1724 Gabriel Fahrenheit invented the first mercury or the modern thermometer.

www.thoughtco.com/history-of-the-thermometer-1991792

Sep 6, 2016 ... What can be considered the first modern thermometer, the mercury thermometer with a standardized Fahrenheit scale, was invented by Daniel ...

www.quora.com/Who-invented-the-thermometer-How-did-they-come-up-with-the-idea

there are several forms of the instrument. HOME/; WHO INVENTED THE THERMOMETER. Who invented the thermometer. The first recorded thermometer was ...

www.theguardian.com/science/2003/aug/06/weather.environment

Aug 6, 2003 ... The first sealed thermometer was designed in 1641 for the grand duke of ... So two decades later, Linnaeus - the Swede who invented the ...

www.livescience.com/39841-temperature.html

Sep 20, 2013 ... Fahrenheit had invented an alcohol thermometer in 1709 prior to unveiling its mercury counterpart, which proved to be more accurate.

www.eoht.info/page/Thermometer

Mar 21, 2016 ... In 1592, Italian scientist Galileo Galilei invented what most consider the first true thermometer. [6] It was described, according to a retrospect ...