From the dawn of time, mankind has sought to understand the world around us. Those who came to understand the secrets of life and the universe used their wisdom to exert influence over powerful religious and political organizations. These seekers left clues to their secrets in the form of metaphor and symbolism. Today, scientific advancements and careful research is just beginning to illuminate and confirm what these mystics knew. In this special collection, we explore the realm of mystics, mysteries and cutting-edge science to lift the veil of illusions and machinations that still remains hidden to much of the world.