This program explores the history of atomic theory. Before Chemistry there was Alchemy. For thousands of years, people tried converting other elements and compounds into gold, and so the quest for gold began. Meanwhile, there were those in the quest for knowledge. The crazy atoms put on a pantomime, telling the history of Atomic Theory from their point of view! A fully animated program with lots of information about such people as: Leucippus, Empedocles, Aristotle, Epicurus, Gassendi, Boyle, Newton, Priestly, Lavoisier, and Dalton.