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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fahrenheit

He invented the mercury thermometer (first practical, accurate ... In his initial scale (which is not the final Fahrenheit scale), the zero point ...

https://www.livescience.com/39916-fahrenheit.html

Sep 24, 2013 ... Fahrenheit is a temperature scale that bases the boiling point of water at 212 and the freezing point at 32. It was developed by Daniel Gabriel ...

https://www.britannica.com/science/Fahrenheit-temperature-scale

Fahrenheit temperature scale. Written By: The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica. See Article History. Fahrenheit temperature scale, scale based on 32° for the ...

https://physics.stackexchange.com/questions/88428/what-is-the-logic-behind-the-fahrenheit-scale

According to a letter Fahrenheit wrote to his friend Herman Boerhaave, his scale was built on the work of Ole Rømer, whom he had met earlier. In Rømer's scale ...

http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/12/fahrenheit-scale-isnt-arbitrary-seems/

Dec 31, 2014 ... Firmly entrenched in American society, the seemingly capricious nature of the Fahrenheit temperature scale could lead one to think that its ...

https://www.vox.com/2015/2/16/8031177/america-fahrenheit

Jun 4, 2015 ... You can blame two of history's all-time greatest villains: British colonialism and ... The scale he used became what we now call Fahrenheit.

https://www.zmescience.com/other/fahrenheit-vs-celsius-did-the-u-s-get-it-right-after-all/

Mar 19, 2015 ... This means that you can get a more exact measurement of the air temperature using Fahrenheit because it uses almost twice the scale.

https://www.physlink.com/education/askexperts/ae64.cfm

Daniel Fahrenheit did not use the freezing point of water as a basis for ... He called his own body temperature '96 degrees', and then divided the scale into ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LgrXd0NM2y8

Nov 28, 2016 ... The crazy story of the arbitrary temperature scale used in a tiny minority of countries. Check out Audible: http://bit.ly/AudibleVe Snatoms are ...

https://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/fahrenheit

History. Did you know? The Fahrenheit temperature scale was proposed in 1724 by Amsterdam-based physicist Daniel Gabriel ...