Thermometer built by Galilei (18 words)

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Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) builds a crude thermometer using the contraction of air to draw water up a tube.

Citation: Editors, Litencyc. "Thermometer built by Galilei". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009 [https://staging.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6087, accessed 27 September 2022.]

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