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Sir James Dewar
James Dewar
Sir James Dewar.
BornSeptember 20, 1842
Kincardine-on-Forth, Scotland
DiedMarch 27, 1923
London, England
British chemist and physicist. Best known for inventing the Dewar flask, a double-chambered container separated by a vaccum that allows the containment of liquified gases and that would evolve into the Thermos bottle.

The repository contains one quote from Sir James Dewar.


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