We are well aware of Newton’s interest in alchemy, which drove him to write millions of text on the subject. We cannot even imagine the unfathomable world without some of his crucial theories and contributions. One of his texts has now resurfaced which was hidden in a private collection since decades. And this one can make us all millionaires!

The recipe for sophick mercury

A Philadelphia non-­profit firm, the Chemical Heritage Foundation, purchased the text that includes the recipe for sophick mercury.