dewar dewar  /ˈdu ər/


  1. (n) vacuum flask that holds liquid air or helium for scientific experiments
  2. (n) Scottish chemist and physicist noted for his work in cryogenics and his invention of the Dewar flask (1842-1923)



  1. 80,000 Bees “3-D Print” A Dewar’s Bottle Out of Honeycomb

    Dewar’s experiment in "3-B printing" We’ve seen some fascinating experiments in bio-design--like this MIT project that had thousands of silkworms building a domed structure. This instance of bio/digitial fabrication is a little more commercial--and sweeter. Read Full Story        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Fast Company Magazine

  2. Judge issues ruling allowing Casitas election to move forward

    June 9, 2013 Tim Dewar, In advance of Monday’s scheduled hearing in the Golden State Water Company (GSWC) lawsuit against Casitas Municipal Water District (CMWD), Superior Court Judge Mark Borrell issued a tentative ruling telling the investor-owned water company it jumped the gun. Despite efforts by GSWC’s attorneys to convince him otherwise at Monday’s [...]
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Ojai Valley News

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