This 2012 episode from previous hosts Sarah and Deblina covers Johann Dippel. Originally a theology student, Dippel began dabbling in chemistry, medicine and alchemy. Today he's remembered for creating a panacea that was used on a variety of ailments.
You can find the original episode here: https://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/johann-dippel-and-the-elixir-of-life.htm
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