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Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
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Video recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
video/mp4
Uploaded:
Fri, 12 Aug 2011 19:00:00 GMT
Copyright:
2011 forward, Smithsonian Institution
Podcast Keywords:
chocolate, cuisine, culinary, culture, mythology, sustainability
Description:
This special presentation, given in conjunction with the museum's The Power of Chocolate Festival, begins with a look at the mythology of chocolate, describing the unique relationship that people have had with this tropical treasure and the remarkable role it has played in human culture through time. Dr. Shapiro, Global Staff Officer for Plant Science and External Research at Mars, Incorporated, and Adjunct Professor, University of California-Davis, then discusses this amazing plant in the context of a really sustainable future. Dr. Shapiro identifies promising new terrain for cacao research and development.Recorded on February 12, 2011.
Duration:
1:05:10 HRS
Author:
Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Subtitle:
A fascinating look at the Power of Chocolate
Size:
422.0 MB
Topic:
Native Americans  Search this
American Indians  Search this
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National Museum of the American Indian
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