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Posts tagged thermometer

March 12, 2012


Fossil shells

Scientists Use Ancient Shells To Learn About The Past

If you needed to know what the weather was like in Singapore tens of millions of years ago, you'd have to consult a different source.

March 22, 2011


a home thermostat

Inside Your Thermostat: How Two Pieces Of Metal Work Together

You may have looked at your thermostat and saw a piece of metal. Learn how the metal strip controls them temperature of your house.

March 31, 2010



How Does A Thermostat Work?

Have you ever wondered how your home's thermostat works?

March 30, 2010



How Thermometers Work: Temperature and Volume

How does temperature affect our world? What does temperature measure? How is temperature related to volume?

November 29, 2007


Medical digital thermometer reading

Non-mercury Thermometers

Did you know that many communities have exchange programs that will replace your old mercury filled thermometer with a safer non-mercury one free of charge?

November 29, 2007


Sectoral Heterochromia


Know anyone with two different colored eyes? The condition is called heterochromia. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

January 22, 2006



See the Heat

Do all of those bands of color have the same temperature?

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