Tag Archives: Isaac Newton

Note From the Field: Free Alchemy Lecture at University of Chicago


For over 2000 years Alchemy has developed as a means to explore the world around us. The root of contemporary chemistry and physics, a spiritual model, a psychological map, a series of allegorical lessons, Alchemy is all these and more, … Continue reading

Posted in A Note From the Field | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Vocatio Sol Aurum – The Calling of the Golden Sun


During a brief exchange on Twitter, author Peter Bebergal highlighted an interesting observation regarding the New York Times’ piece on Isaac Newton’s alchemical interests.  Newton pursued alchemy without any allegorical or spiritual intent, it was pure science. The term alchemy, … Continue reading

Posted in Essays | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment