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The best tech inventions of all time: Manufacturing marvels

In this series we take a look at things that have changed the way we work and enhanced our lives. In part eight we take a look at marvelous manufacturing innovations that have enabled us to advance our civilization.
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By Eileen Brown, Contributor on
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Thermos flask

A thermos flask is an insulating storage vessel with two flasks placed one within the other, a partial vacuum is created and the two flasks are sealed. Used to keep food hotter or colder for longer, journeys would not be the same without them.

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