“Indiana University project releases more of Sir Isaac Newton’s alchemy manuscripts” from IUB Newsroom

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"Star regulus of antimony" was produced by the Chymistry of Isaac Newton project following directions written by Newton.
"Star regulus of antimony" was produced by the Chymistry of Isaac Newton project following directions written by Newton.

The Chymistry of Isaac Newton project at Indiana University Bloomington has released digital editions of 30 previously unedited manuscripts written around 300 years ago by the great British scientist Sir Isaac Newton, the founder of modern physics.

The project, devoted to the editing and exposition of Newton’s work involving alchemy, the dream of transmuting base metals into gold, is directed by William R. Newman, Ruth N. Halls Professor of History and Philosophy of Science in the IU College of Arts and Sciences.

Look for a new Newton site design shortly!

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