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Eleven gifts for the hypochondriac in your life
From my disease-fearing brain to yours.
3 extremely accurate thermometers and how they work
We've come a long way since mercury.
How It Works: An Ultra-Precise Thermometer Made From Light
This isn't your average thermometer.
A New Bluetooth Standard Lets Devices Communicate Without Draining Power
Wireless accessories such as headsets and fitness monitors are notoriously inefficient because the Bluetooth standard they use keeps them constantly...
Quantum Dot Thermometers Take the Temperature of Individual Living Cells
Next time you take your temperature, maybe think twice about its accuracy. Despite what the mercury says, not all of...
Abandoning One of its Founding Functions, NIST Will No Longer Calibrate Mercury Thermometers
It’s the end of a long and fruitful era at the National Institute of Standards and Technology. Beginning March 1,...