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Hennig Brand was a merchant and alchemist in Hamburg. Contents. [hide]. 1 Early life; 2 ... In the process, he accidentally discovered phosphorus.

www.chemicool.com/elements/phosphorus.html

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

www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/05/phosphorus-discovered-trying-turn-human-pee-gold

May 28, 2014 ... The person who made this discovery was Hennig Brand in 1669, who did so ... While Brand had discovered phosphorus (specifically white ...

gizmodo.com/how-one-man-s-love-of-urine-led-to-the-discovery-of-pho-1582537526

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 ...

www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/02/02/465188104/phosphorus-starts-with-pee-in-this-tale-of-scientific-serendipity

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 ...

education.jlab.org/itselemental/ele015.html

The Element Phosphorus - Basic Physical and Historical Information.

www.alchemylab.com/discovery_of_phosphorus.htm

Interpretation of this Drawing (by John Read). One of the most famous alchemical paintings of the eighteenth century is “The Discovery of Phosphorus” by the ...

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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, ...

www.rsc.org/periodic-table/element/15/phosphorus

Element Phosphorus (P), Group 15, Atomic Number 15, p-block, Mass 30.974. ... Phosphorus Element - Visual Elements Periodic Table. Discovery date, 1669.