marco polo :
- n Venetian traveler who explored Asia in the 13th century and served Kublai Khan (1254-1324)
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- Get ice cream treats all over the Erie region this summer
The history of ice cream is muddled with tall tales of Marco Polo, Catherine de Medici and England's King Charles I introducing primitive forms of cream ice all across Europe.
July 11, 2013 - Erie Times-News
- Did You Know Vegetables Can Suffer Jet Lag?
The next time you fly in on a red-eye, share some sympathy for carrots and broccoli, whose circadian rhythms also get messed up by artificial cycles of day and night. This week's episode of 5 Facts includes tomato mythology, baby facial hair and Marco Polo's diary entry about unicorns. Be sure to subscribe to the 5 Facts YouTube channel for future episodes. Previously, on 5 Facts ... Homepage ...
July 10, 2013 - Mashable
- Dead man ID'd but cause not disclosed
STOCKTON - John Martin Newton, 22, of Stockton was identified by the San Joaquin County Coroner's Office as the man found dead by police Friday afternoon in an apartment in the 1400 block of Marco Polo Drive.
July 10, 2013 - The Stockton Record