How Stuff Works takes on Alchemy in little over four minutes. A perfect video for quick viewing in an ADD Age, video takes you through the paces. You Tube summary provides: "Stuck halfway between the superstitions of magic and the methodology of
science, alchemy was an intellectual haven for some of history's most
influential thinkers, including Isaac Newton. But what exactly is it --
and why do some people believe it works?" An amalgamation of religion and science, history of Alchemy littered with names of Roger Bacon, Hermes Trismegistus and Immortal Count St. Germain. Has "The Great Work or Magnum Opus" been suppressed as video suggests? Alchemy included in stuff they don't want you to know? Nah, Alchemy doesn't work or does it?