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Value of Philosophy & Non-value of Alchemy

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  • Mark and Bev Tindall
    ... If you will recall science was once Alchemy and in pursuit of the Philosopher s Stone to turn metals into gold or mercury. Has your Alchemy anything to do
    Message 1 of 1 , May 2, 2003
      eduard wrote:


      > If you will recall, the Elyceum was also into
      > natural philosophy [science], not just the
      > philosophizing that we think of today.


      If you will recall science was once Alchemy and in pursuit of the Philosopher's Stone to turn metals into gold or mercury. Has your Alchemy anything to do with Existentialism? Why bring Alchemy into Existentialism?



      Mark

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