Sperm, skulls and scandal… the hidden history of coffee | BBC Ideas

Globally, over two billion cups of coffee are consumed every day. In Britain alone, we need around 95 million cups to keep us going from dawn ’til dusk. But 450 years ago, Western Europe had barely even heard of it. Coffee’s roots lie in Ethiopia, where the wild plant grew. Continue Reading

The History of Coffee | Origin of Coffee | Documentary | EXPLORE MODE

Instant coffee. Single-origin. Decaf. Latte. Espresso. Americano. Coffee is the second most popular beverage in the world second only to water. In the U.S. alone, more than 450 million cups of coffee are consumed per day but the top spot for coffee lovers in the world goes to Finland, where Continue Reading