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Hennig Brand

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Hennig Brand was a merchant and alchemist in Hamburg, Germany. He discovered phosphorus around 1669. Contents. [hide]. 1 Early life; 2 Alchemy; 3 Notes ...

Phosphorus - Chemicool

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Hennig Brand discovered phosphorus in 1669, in Hamburg, Germany, preparing it from urine. (Urine naturally contains considerable ...

Phosphorus Starts With Pee In This Tale Of Scientific Serendipity ...

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Feb 2, 2016 ... The history of science is full of happy accidents — most folks have heard that penicillin was discovered in 1928, when a few mold spores ...

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Dec 17, 2009 ... German alchemist tries to make gold from urine - and discovers phosphorus by mistake. From "Big Questions" television science series, ...

Facts About Phosphorus - Live Science

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Jan 5, 2015 ... Hennig Brand, a German, discovered phosphorus quite by accident in 1669 while processing urine in search of a compound that would turn ...

Hennig Brand | German chemist | Britannica.com

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German chemist who, through his discovery of phosphorus, became the first known discoverer of an element. A military officer and self-styled physician, Brand ...

Phosphorus - Element information, properties and uses | Periodic ...

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Discovery date, 1669. Discovered by, Hennig Brandt. Origin of the name, The name is derived from the Greek 'phosphoros', meaning bringer of light. Allotropes  ...

Phosphorus, Chemical Element - reaction, water, uses, elements ...

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Phosphorus was first discovered in 1669 by German physician Hennig Brand (ca. 1630-92). Brand is somewhat famous in chemistry. He is sometimes called the ...

Phosphorus»historical information [WebElements Periodic Table]

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Phosphorus was discovered in 1669 by Hennig Brand, who prepared it from urine. Not less than 50-60 buckets per experiment in fact, each of which required  ...

Phosphorus: History

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Phosphorus. Phosphorus is the first element to be discovered having an historical register. In 1669, a German merchant called Henning Brand obtained ...

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How One Man's Love of Urine Led to the Discovery of Phosphorus

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May 28, 2014 ... Phosphorus is an essential element for life. Forms of it are found in DNA, RNA, and all living cell membranes. It is the sixth most abundant ...

The Discovery of Phosphorus - Alchemy Lab

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One of the most famous alchemical paintings of the eighteenth century is "The Discovery of Phosphorus" by the English painter, Joseph Wright (1734-1797), ...

It's Elemental - The Element Phosphorus

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The Element Phosphorus - Basic Physical and Historical Information.