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Popcorn is a variety of corn kernel, which forcefully expands and puffs up when heated. .... Cretors's invention introduced the first patented steam-driven popcorn machine that popped corn in oil. Previously, vendors popped corn by holding a ...

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

Oct 29, 2013 ... Do you know the history of popcorn? ... These newly invented “poppers” were made from boxes of tight wire gauze attached to a long handle; ...

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

Dec 5, 2016 ... Popcorn Origins - Who Invented Popcorn? The history of popcorn is deep throughout the Americas, where corn is a staple food, but the oldest ...

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 were eating the snack thousands of years earlier than thought.

www.iwest.k12.il.us/schools/thawville/projects/10001699/index_000.html

WHO INVENTED IT? THE INVENTORS OF POPCORN WERE THE AZTECS. WHAT WAS IT USED FOR? POPCORN WAS USED MANY DIFFERENT WAYS.

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Popcorn, also known as popping corn, is a special variety of corn (Zea mays everta). ... In 1885, Charles Cretors of Chicago, Illinois, invented the first popcorn  ...

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.reference.com/history/discovered-popcorn-6afd9ef59b8a11fd

While the exact discoverer of popcorn isn't known, Michigan State University says that this snack likely originated in the ... When was popcorn invented?

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 ...