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- Run Time: 46 Minutes
It's time for a treat! Find out what goes into and the amazing history behind each delicious scoop of everyone's favorite hot-weather indulgence.
- For over a decade, MODERN MARVELS has brought grand stories to life.
- The ultimate celebration and investigation of engineering excellence.
- Whether you like Superfudge Chocoswirly or plain vanilla, you'll love this episode!
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.
In MODERN MARVELS: ICE CREAM, we'll trace the history of this delicious dessert from the gelato of Italy to the 1800's French Pot process to the wild assortments of frozen delights being served up today. We'll explore the science and technology of ice cream at Penn State University and visit factories at Dreyer's, TCBY and the Joy Cone Company where ice cream, frozen yogurt, and their trusty companion, the cone, roll off the assembly line. We'll also get the full scoop on how Ben & Jerry's comes up with their crazy ideas and watch as one of their madcap inventors creates a new flavor, just for us.
Cold, delicious, served right in your living room! What could be better than MODERN MARVELS: ICE CREAM?