Hennig Brand was a merchant and alchemist in Hamburg. Contents. [hide]. 1
Early life; 2 Alchemy; 3 Notes; 4 References; 5 Further reading. Early life.
Feb 2, 2016 ... German alchemist Hennig Brand started with about 1500 gallons of urine in his
17th century hunt for gold. Discovering phosphorus was just a ...
Hennig Brand discovered phosphorus in 1669, in Hamburg, Germany, preparing
it from urine. (Urine naturally contains considerable quantities of dissolved ...
Apr 29, 2010 ... ... performed by a seventeenth-century alchemist called Hennig Brand. ... base
metals into gold Brand began by boiling down gallons of urine.
Dec 2, 2014 ... Hennig Brand was on to something. Or rather, he thought he was. By the 17th
century, alchemists had been trying to make gold for over a ...
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 ...
107. Stories About Chemistry. INDEX. 13. Henning Brand's "Philosopher's Stone"
. There once lived in the Middle Ages in the German town of Hamburg a ...
Jul 12, 2013 ... Hennig Brand discovered the element of phosphorus in 1669. That sounds like
quite an achievement, but Brand's life wasn't one that should, ...
In the 1660's, German alchemist Hennig Brand thought he knew the secret to
making solid gold: pee. So set was he on these golden ambitions, he dehydrated
Sep 27, 2011 ... Here is a dramatized picture of the alchemist/chemist/scientist (the distinction has
never really been clear to me) Hennig Brand, attempting to ...