|Project by Bob||posted 10-17-2008 10:20 PM||1293 views||6 times favorited||7 comments|
The Galileo Thermometer is a unigue cylinder filled with coloful spheres that float. They meesure the correct temperature based on a fascinating scientific principal. In a Galileo Thermometer, the lowest floating sphere in the upper part of the cylinder tells the correct temperature.
To look at a Galileo Thermometer in this eye-catching handcragted Minnesota hardwood stand is to behold not only an instrument that tells the precise tempature, but also a work of beauty and art.
-- "How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatos, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young?"