Anyone a Historian majoring in the 1600s?
Does anyone know of a Historian (or is a Historian) who has majored in the 1600s time period in which would be able to answer a couple questions regarding what had been invented by that time and what hadn't. If so, please leave their (or your) information as a reply and/or email me at: email@example.com.
I thank you in advanced!
- ?Lv 61 decade agoFavorite Answer
1608 Hans Lippershey invents the first refracting telescope.
1620 The earliest human-powered submarine invented.
1624 William Oughtred invents a slide ruler.
1625 Frenchmen, Jean-Baptiste Denys invents a method for blood transfusion.
1629 Giovanni Branca invents a steam turbine.
1636 W. Gascoigne invents the micrometer.
1642 Frenchmen, Blaise Pascal invents an adding machine.
1643 Evangelista Torricelli invents the barometer.
1650 Otto von Guericke invents a air pump.
1656 Christian Huygens invents a pendulum clock.
1660 Cuckoo clocks made in Furtwangen, Germany, in the Black Forest region.
1663 James Gregory invents the first reflecting telescope.
1668 Isaac Newton invents a reflecting telescope.
1670 The first reference to a candy cane is made.
Dom Pérignon invents Champagne.
1671 Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz invents a calculating machine.
1675 Christian Huygens patents the pocket watch.
1676 Robert Hooke invents the universal joint.
1679 Denis Papin invents the pressure cooker.
1698 Englishmen, Thomas Savery invents a steam pump.
- 1 decade ago
Nope im a historian who's majoring in the 2000s