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Refrigerators and Heat Pumps

Historically, refrigerators were invented to keep dairy products cold. However, this concept was not patented until 1803 when Thomas Moore patented an icebox for ice-cold dairy products. During the early 1800s, more Americans began to live in cities, which meant that the distance between them and their food source grew larger each day. The growing […]

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The Inventors of Refrigerators

There are several types of refrigerators, including side-by-side, upright, and bottom-freezer varieties. Listed below are the Inventors of Refrigerators and their contributions to our society. Inventors include people like Thomas Edison, Charles Duvall, and Benjamin Franklin. While refrigerators in other countries may be a bit more expensive, American refrigerators are among the largest and most […]