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The Rise of Yeast

How the Sugar Fungus Shaped Civilization

by Nicholas P. Money

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Fresh and dried yeast. It might not look like much, but it has shaped the way we eat and live, according to a new book. Maximilian Stock Ltd./Getty Images hide caption

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