Steam engine

Steam engine

 
History of the steam engine
 
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Steam engine discussion
 
Mallorean
The history of the steam engine goes back to the first century AD. The first known steam engine was the aeolipile.
           
 
rnlunatic
replied to: Mallorean
The first practical steam engine was invented by Thomas Savery in 1698. It was prone to explosions but useful for mining operations.