It ‘as long been known that all thin’s were created by the gods. Though we learned early on ta make life beyond our own, it was always done the tradition way. However, there were those who believed they could create life through magic. In the 16th century, it was called science, or alchemy. So came the birth o’ the Homunculus–“little human.”
This section o’ the library is dedicated to the story o’ the Homunculus.
Homunculus: The Alchemical of Little People with Great Powers
This piece from Ancient Origins, recounts the way in which alchemists would try to create a small humanoids to aid them in manipulating both the natural and supernatural worlds.
Homuncli, Golems, and Artificial Life
An in-depth look at the long history behind the idea of creating life through artificial means.
Brain Maps-The Sensory Homunculus
A PDF handout on how to create your own sensory cortex “homunculus” through touch.