Galileo Thermometer

Item # WX2-228645

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Galileo Thermometer is a marriage of science and art.

Amazing! 400+ years ago, Galileo discovered that as a liquid's temperature changes, so will an object's flotation in it... the relative density. That's the science behind this cool Thermometer! Five hand-blown glass spheres (8 in 17" unit), each fitted with a metal medallion, float in a craftsman-blown cylinder. They rise and fall. You read the lowest sphere near the top, determining the room temperature to about 1 degree accuracy. Fascinating laws of physics! 

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  • 11"h. 2 1/4" diam. base, 13 ozs.
  • 13"h. 2 7/8" diam. base, 1 lb., 7 ozs.
  • 17"h. 3" diam. base, 1 lb., 14 ozs.

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Galileo Thermometer is rated 3.375 out of 5 by 16.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from we like looking at it ,we just wish it was a larger diameter
Date published: 2014-03-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just arrived, not yet unpacked.
Date published: 2014-01-19
Rated 1 out of 5 by from The product arrived broken. Cannot judge it yet.
Date published: 2013-12-27
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Broken - does not work!
Date published: 2013-12-26
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Very good novelty idea, worth it as such, but arrived damaged as explained above ( one of the inside "globes" was broken , which made a mess of the inside column of liquid. Please replace. Thank you.
Date published: 2013-12-26
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Apparently arrived broken. I put the entire order under the tree the day it arrived. My wife opened it this morning and the internal bulbs are broken.
Date published: 2013-12-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from I live in a cold temp area and so far the temp is all collected at the top and have not come down. I like the idea of watching how it works.
Date published: 2013-12-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from IT CAME IN GOOD CONDITION AND WORKS OK. BUT THE PROBLEM IS JUST THE LIMITED RANGE OF TEMPERATURES AVAILABLE ON IT.
Date published: 2013-12-09
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