FACT OR FICTION: Gold gives urine its yellow color.………….FICTION! (Of course.)In the Middle Ages, alchemists believed gold could be extracted from urine. One such alchemist, Hennig Brand, attempted to get gold from urine and ended up accidentally discovering white phosphorus! What gives urine its yellow color? Urobilin.

FACT OR FICTION: Gold gives urine its yellow color.
………….

FICTION! (Of course.)

In the Middle Ages, alchemists believed gold could be extracted from urine. One such alchemist, Hennig Brand, attempted to get gold from urine and ended up accidentally discovering white phosphorus! 

What gives urine its yellow color? Urobilin.