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CMS: Alchemy, Magic, Myth or Science?
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11/11/2009
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Exploring the origins of this ancient, mystical science.

 

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14:40 minutes (7.04 MB)
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For ages, humans have sought the Midas touch.

Yet the ability to turn basic metals to gold still confounds scientists. We'll explore the history of alchemy with Carolyn Rebbert of the Bruce Museum in Greenwich.

Their exhibit, "Alchemy: Magic, Myth or Science?" opened in September. It will run through January 3, 2010.

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