- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: History Channel
- DVD Release Date: November 28, 2006
Start your day off right with this healthy serving of info on the latest food-production technology. Mmmm, knowledge, yummy!
- For over a decade, MODERN MARVELS has brought grand stories to life.
- The ultimate celebration and investigation of engineering excellence.
- Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and a multibillion dollar industry.
Celebrating ingenuity, invention and imagination brought to life on a grand scale, MODERN MARVELS® tells the fascinating stories of the doers, dreamers and sometime-schemers who created everyday items, technological breakthroughs and man-made wonders.
Your breakfast table or, ever-more commonly, your drive-through sack is loaded with an assortment of tasty foods meant to jump-start your day. In this all-new, sizzling episode, MODERN MARVELS® hits the kitchen, the factory, and even an aircraft carrier to bring you the latest skinny on BREAKFAST TECH.
Aboard the aircraft carrier USS Stennis, see how technology makes it possible for chefs to prepare a fresh and nutritious breakfast for five thousand hungry sailors every day. Visit the Tyson Foods factory where thousands of pork bellies are dissected into savory, smoked slices of bacon and the Sunkist orange juice factory, where a million oranges get squeezed to a pulp. And tour the McDonald's factory to see the McGriddle pancake being made.
All you need for a complete, balanced television experience is available in this single delicious DVD.