Illustration of the Sun from Athanasius Kircher’s Mundus Subterraneus, Date, Source, [1]. Author, Athanasius Kircher. Permission (Reusing this file) . AtlantisThe island of Atlantis, as depicted in an engraving in Athanasius Kircher’s Mundus Subterraneus (; “Subterranean World”). This map, based on. Symbolism, allegory, and metaphor pervade Athanasius Kircher’s () Mundus Subterraneus (The Subterranean World). Elements.

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Vesuvius in order to explain the athansaius of the tectonic movements of the Earth. This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner atbanasius to create or digitize it. Commons is a freely licensed media file repository. It was inside this hollow where Kircher began to develop his theories that years later he would include in his Mundus Subterraneussketching out the alchemical processes occurring inside the planet and describing how mountains, rivers and oceans are all secretly interconnected.

In short, he was one of the sharpest minds of the 17 th century and of all times who saw in the interior of the earth a sort of alchemical dance between the elements. But amidst all of the subjects he delved on, his theory on the interior of the Earth is what has most captured the attention of scientists and curious laymen for centuries.

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