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Popcorn was first discovered and eaten by Native American groups as long ago as 3600 BC.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Popcorn

Archaeologists have discovered that people have known about popcorn for thousands of years. In Mexico, for example, remnants of ...

www.thespruce.com/the-history-of-popcorn-1328768

Dec 5, 2016 ... The history of popcorn is deep throughout the Americas, where corn is a staple food, but the oldest popcorn known to date was found in New ...

www.pbs.org/food/the-history-kitchen/popcorn-history

Oct 29, 2013 ... Do you know the history of popcorn? This movie theater favorite goes back to the 1800s in America, but has roots back to the start of maize.

www.popcorn.org/Facts-Fun/History-of-Popcorn/Early-History-of-Popcorn

popcorn seedling Biblical accounts of "corn" stored in the pyramids of Egypt are misunderstood. The "corn" from the bible was probably barley. The mistake ...

mrnussbaum.com/readingcomp/popcorn

Popcorn, also known as popping corn, is a special variety of corn (Zea mays everta). Each kernel contains a tiny drop of water. When it is heated, the water ...

www.history.com/news/hungry-history/a-history-of-popcorn

Dec 6, 2013 ... It's hard to think of a more purely American food than popcorn. Whether it's salted and buttered at a movie theatre, kettle corn at a state fair or a ...

www.infoplease.com/popcorn

History, science, and good snacky fun by Holl.

www.kingofpop.com/Blog/post/the-ancient-history-of-popcorn.aspx

Mar 13, 2015 ... When I munch on popcorn, I give very little thought to how long it's been around. So when I came across some information that revealed it's ...

news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2012/01/120119-national-popcorn-day-corn-peru-archaeology-food-science

Jan 21, 2012 ... Just in time for National Popcorn Day, a new study says that Peruvians ... at the National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., and ...