Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Old Tools



  1. U of T (IHPST) has an online scientific instruments collection. The web site is found at:

    IHPST has also sponsored demonstrations of experiments past. The study of the relationship between research technology and science has grown in the recent past, as has the study of the relationship between technology and knowledge.

    There are of course historical scientific instruments in various U of T departments and faculties. They constitute a very valuable collection.

  2. That's a vintage colorimeter! Plunger type, a really ingenius instrument.

  3. This one has me stumped. Is DK correct?