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He assumed that there were four kinds of atoms corresponding to the four elements of the one sole primordial matter. He considered these atoms to be the cause of the properties of the substances, for example, color, taste, smell, etc. The molecules of substances were called homogenea physica (physical homogenea) and were composed of the atoms in specific spatial structure. His private diary was available to several savants such as Descartes, who acknowledged these ideas in several books (41). Another atomist, prosecuted by the Italian church authorities, was Galileo Galilei (1564-1642 CE).
Thus, the Ancient Regime of Alchemy was overthrown, and the science of chemistry replaced it. In ancient India and Greek lands, a notion of atoms Philosophical chemists were making After Aristotle, they were ceasing Alchemy or the ancient regime II was beginning Little were alchemists adding Until chemistry, chymistry replacing The atoms of Dalton were besting References 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. Stillman, J. M. : New York, 1960; p 105. Levey, M. ; Interscience: New York, 1961; p3.
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