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Galileo's thermoscope, late 16th century.

Galileo's thermoscope, late 16th century.
4 0 c m
actual image size: 23cm x 32cm


Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) was an Italian astronomer and physicist and an outstanding representative of the movement which transformed medieval natural philosophy into modern science.

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