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University of Toronto, School of Continuing Studies Academic English Program Level 60 – ocus

Online Lecture Presentation
Alexandre Sette Leticia Godoy

Harvard University ARNOLD, Dave1; McGEE, Harold2 !ood and Science " Lecture #$ %o&'onents o( !ood and Historical )ntroduction * Overvie+ o( Science and %oo,in!e sa" the documentary se#arately during the "ee$end and then "e met on %onday &''()* in the morning, from + a,m, to ' #,m,- to see the lecture together, discuss and share our notes, .n the afternoon, from / #,m, to 0 #,m,, "e studied our to#ics and then "e finished the summa#hrase of the lecture, .n addition, "e revie"ed the summa#hrase and finali1ed the re#ort together, OU.L)NE
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2The discovery of a ne" dish confers more ha##iness on humanity, than the discovery of a ne" star3 – 4ean5Anthelme 6rillat5Savarin, 7orn in '800 in 6elley, rance, Soft matter science 5 definition9 The am7iguous states of matter, the #arado:ical #ro#erties of "hich de#end on the art of mi:ture, E:am#les of the systems that soft matters scientists investigate all have to do "ith delicious and interesting things in foods, Pierre5;illes de ;ennes "as the first man to "in the first <o7el Pri1e for studying this sorts of #henomena, o .n his <o7el=s Pri1e lecture, Pierre5;illes tal$ed a7out 6en>amin ran$lin=s 27eautiful e:#eriment3 around '880, "hich is an e:am#le of the "ay in "hich every day #henomena can offer "indo"s into dee#er truths a7out natureo ?e "ent to Cla#ton Pond in London, he "ent to the corner of the #ond and #ut measured half tea s#oon of oil and then "atch the "ind s#read it, E:am#le of a coo$ techni@ue that turns out that ran$lin=s e:#eriment is directly relevant to understand the soft matter science related to food, ?o" food can 7e managed 7y #hysical or chemical reactions to 7e transformed into different states of matter, Cheese ma$ing is $ind of #eculiar9 add one li@uid &mil$* to another li@uid &rennet*9

1 As Airector of Culinary Technology of The

rench Culinary .nstitute at The .nternational Culinary Center, Aave Arnold hel#s chefs achieve their most am7itious goals using ne" technologies, techni@ues, and ingredients, ?e teaches several courses at The C.,

2 !rites a7out chemistry of food and coo$ing, Studied at the California .nstitute of Technology and at Bale University, "here he "rote a doctoral
thesis named CDeats and the Progress of Taste,C After several years as a literature and "riting instructor at Bale, he decided to #ractice "hat heEd 7een teaching, and "rote a 7oo$ a7out the science of everyday life,

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