The Devil’s Element 3 of 15

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In the 1600s, phosphorous is discovered by an alchemist in Hamburg, Germany. At the same time, the use of human and animal waste is beginning to be studied to determine how to improve crop yields.

Episode Credits

  • Norman Gilliland Host
  • Michele Gerard Good Executive Producer

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