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November 3, 2015


ancient columns from oracle at Delphi

Chemical Oracle

Water samples from the Greek oracle at Delphi show traces of ethylene, a gas that can induce trance-like states.

November 7, 2003


Chemical Oracle

Learn about the chemical oracle of ancient Greece. Who was Pythia and could she really channel the voice of Apollo? Find out on this Moment of Science.

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