Like many other philosophers, who have greatly extended our knowledge of nature, Galileo had a remarkable aptitude for the invention of instruments designed for philosophical research.
To facilitate his practical work, we find that in 1599, he had engaged
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Like many other philosophers who have greatly extended our knowledge of nature, Galileo had a remarkable attitude for the invention of instruments designed for philosophy ical research. To facilitate his practical work, we find that in 1599 he had engaged their skilled workmen, who was to live in his house and be constantly at hand to try the devices which were followers springing from Galileo's fertile brain. Among the earliest Of his inventions appeared to have been the Thermometer, which he constructed in 16 or two. No doubt this apparatus, in its primitive form differed in some respects from the country, wants to be called by the same name Galileo at first employed water rested agent. Its expansion was the basis of the measure of temperature.