Galileo's Design for a Pendulum Clock

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Science Museum, London
published on 26 October 2023
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A design for a pendulum clock made by Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) in the last year of his life. Galileo never made a working model of the clock (although his son did in 1649). Illustration by Vincenzo Viviani. (Science Museum, London)

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