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Who invented candles?

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2010-02-09 12:54:40
2010-02-09 12:54:40

Gearges Bunnot, this man invented the candle that keep our houses light on a supposedly stormy night so our blackouts may be light by georges bunnots famous invention, the candle.

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I think Gearges Bunnot who invented candles also invented the scented candles.

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candles were invented to light up the houses of the colonists

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Someone invented candles

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The first candles were made by whale fat by the Chinese.

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they were invented in the 1990's.

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To shine a light in darkness.

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They used candles, lots & lots of candles.

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No,they invented candles.

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The earliest known candles were made from whale fat in China during the Qin Dynasty in 221-206 BCE. The first scented candles were made in India from cinnamon.

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Keely Ersland, 17-year-old invented the first candle ever made. :)

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He basically invented electricity, and he invented the light bulb. If it weren't for him we would still be using candles.

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No they did not as electricity was not invented back then. They used candles or wood for light and heat. =)

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yes because they didn't have to light candles anymore

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Oil lamps where used. Candles were also used.

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They just needed electricity in their house because a lot of candles and lanterns started fire back then. So that's why they were invented

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The first candles were found in China around 200 BC, and were made from whale fat. Paraffin, which is the waxy substance used for candles today, was first distilled in 1830.

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Candles. kerosine lamps, gas lamps were popular in cities

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People used candles made of animal fat.

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we would proboly still have candles for light and we would be healthier

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The collective nouns for candles are a pair of candles or a mint of candles.

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thay used candles and other objects that has light

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Illumination Candles is a website that sold candles of many sorts. They went out of business in 2009 though. Illumination Candles offered a variety of candles such as many types of scented candles.

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In England bayberry wax was refined for use in making candles. The earliest dipped candles were made of tallow. Not until the early 1800's was paraffin made to replace tallow as the main ingredient for candlemaking.A form of candles were used in China as early as 300 BC. Professional candle makers began plying that trade in 13th century Europe.


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