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There's a lot of history in a cup of coffee, and its origins.
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Wake Up: The Big History of Coffee


How did the coffee in my cup get there? For students of big history, answering this simple question involves the industrial revolution, sugar plantations and even the climatic evolution of the earth. Bob Bain of the University of Michigan guides pedagogical development of the Big History Project.

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