Stuff of Genius

Daniel Fahrenheit: Mercury Thermometer

Daniel Fahrenheit built several types of thermometers, but his Stuff of Genius wasn't restricted to a few temperature measuring devices. Tune in and learn how Daniel Fahrenheit invented the system that bears his name today.


Most Watched in Stuff of Genius

Most Watched in Stuff of Genius
1:41

Stuff of Genius: John A. Roebling: Brooklyn Bridge

Most Watched in Stuff of Genius
1:51

Stuff of Genius: George Ferris: Ferris Wheel

Most Watched in Stuff of Genius
2:41

Stuff of Genius: 5 Tips to Make Your Phone Battery Last

Most Watched in Stuff of Genius
3:21

Stuff of Genius: Black Sabbatical

Most Watched in Stuff of Genius
1:45

Stuff of Genius: Chester Greenwood: Earmuffs

Most Watched in Stuff of Genius
1:42

Stuff of Genius: Norm Larsen: WD-40

Most Watched in Stuff of Genius
2:28

Stuff of Genius: The World Wide Web

Most Watched in Stuff of Genius
1:40

Stuff of Genius: Alfred Nobel: Dynamite

Most Watched in Stuff of Genius
1:00

Stuff of Genius: Philo Farnsworth: Television

Most Watched in Stuff of Genius
1:51

Stuff of Genius: Percy Spencer: Microwave Oven

Most Watched in Stuff of Genius
2:06

Stuff of Genius: Willis Carrier: Air Conditioning

Most Watched in Stuff of Genius
2:09

Stuff of Genius: Louis Braille: Braille


Recent Videos in Stuff of Genius

Recent Videos in Stuff of Genius
3:21

Stuff of Genius: Black Sabbatical

Recent Videos in Stuff of Genius
2:14

Stuff of Genius: Tetris! A Riddle Wrapped In An Enigma

Recent Videos in Stuff of Genius
2:44

Stuff of Genius: Hack Your New Year

Recent Videos in Stuff of Genius
2:06

Stuff of Genius: The Iceman Cometh... Jacob Perkin's First Refrigerator

Recent Videos in Stuff of Genius
3:29

Stuff of Genius: No More Woof

Recent Videos in Stuff of Genius
1:58

Stuff of Genius: Explosions in the Sky

Recent Videos in Stuff of Genius
2:36

Stuff of Genius: The White Elephant In The Room

Recent Videos in Stuff of Genius
2:29

Stuff of Genius: For Your Eyes Only: The Privacy Visor

Recent Videos in Stuff of Genius
2:03

Stuff of Genius: Better, Faster, Stronger... Meet the Modern Umbrella

Recent Videos in Stuff of Genius
2:41

Stuff of Genius: 5 Tips to Make Your Phone Battery Last

Recent Videos in Stuff of Genius
1:57

Stuff of Genius: George Ballas and the Weed Eater

Recent Videos in Stuff of Genius
2:13

Stuff of Genius: No Babies! Gregory Pincus and the Birth Control Pill