In what year was the thermometer invented?

Answer Santorio Santorio is generally credited with applying a numerical scale to an air thermoscope, a device that indicates changes in temperature, at least as early as 1612, creating a thermometer. Gab... Read More »

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What year was the water thermometer invented?

The first water thermometer was invented in the year 1593 by Galileo Galilei. Galileo experimented and found that, by using liquid that was less dense than water, he could put those liquids into wa... Read More »

What year was the digital thermometer invented?

According to United States Patent 3729998, the inventors of the digital thermometer were Billy Otis Martin, Robert Cherry Martin, Fritz Kurt Mueller and James Parker Chandler, all from Huntsville, ... Read More »

What 1592 Italian astronomer invented the thermometer?

Galileo Galilei, the famous Italian astronomer who invented the telescope, also pioneered the invention of the thermometer. In 1592, he invented the device that could measure the temperature of air... Read More »

What year did Galileo invent the thermometer?

Famous Italian physicist and astronomer Galileo Galilei invented his thermometer in 1593. He used a series of sealed glass containers, filled with additional containers holding liquids and attached... Read More »