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New School Space
It’s taken a few months of work, and the help of some of our graduate students, but our new lab classroom is set up and ready for this year’s intensives.
The space started as a high-ceilinged, undivided 40 by 50 pole barn, plenty of space for both our production lab and teaching setups. In our lab work classes, it’s important to us that students... continued »
Spagyrics : the Alchemy of Plants
Seeking for truth, I considered within myself that if there were no teachers of medicine in this world, how would I set to learn the art? Not otherwise than in the great book of Nature, written with the finger of God….The Light of Nature, and no apothecary’s lamp, directed me on my way.
These words, written by a Swiss physician over... continued »
The Art of Distillation : Lab Work Photoessay
The Art of Distillation is the title of a very important Alchemical work, written in 1651 by John French. Distillation is the foundation of all our lab work, and the variations that can be achieved through changes in equipment, time, temperature, and starting matter make it a lifetime study.
Distillation takes advantage of the fact that different substances... continued »
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