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The microwave oven was invented in 1945 by American engineer Percy Spencer who worked for Raytheon.

Microwave oven - Wikipedia

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A microwave oven is a kitchen appliance that heats and cooks food by exposing it to microwave radiation in the electromagnetic ...

The Microwave Oven Was Invented by Accident by a Man Who was ...

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Aug 24, 2011 ... Today I found out the microwave oven was invented by accident by a man who was orphaned and never finished grammar school. The man ...

The Amazing True Story of How the Microwave Was Invented by ...

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Feb 23, 2016 ... The dull halogen light. The spinning glass plate. The humming that terminates in a "BEEP." Today the sights, sounds, and smells of the ...

Microwaves101 | History of the Microwave Oven

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Click here to go to our page on heating with microwaves. History of the Microwave Oven Scan of original Radarange logo, courtesy of Wendy Bock Mitchell.

Who Invented the Microwave Oven? - Live Science

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Jan 5, 2017 ... The microwave oven was invented at the end of World War II. Yet it took awhile for them to catch on. At first they were too big and expensive, ...

A Brief History of the Microwave Oven - IEEE Spectrum

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Sep 30, 2016 ... img Photo: Bettmann/Getty Images In 1946, Raytheon unveiled its new Radarange microwave oven, a new use for the company's magnetron ...

Microwave Oven History - Invention of the Microwave Oven

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Fascinating facts about the invention of the microwave oven by Percy Spencer in 1945.

Who Invented the Microwave Oven? | Wonderopolis

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As a matter of fact, his name was Percy Spencer and his invention was an accident! Spencer worked for a company named Raytheon, developing microwave ...

How the microwave oven was invented by accident - Business Insider

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Jul 3, 2015 ... The microwave has evolved into one of the most popular household appliances in the world, but few people know that it was invented entirely ...