The crucial element of Empedocles, On Nature I is reconstructed through combining the Strasburg Papyrus of Empedocles with a chain of quotations in Simplicius which comes from an analogous part. The reconstructed section of the textual content starts by way of demonstrating the rules (four components, Love, and Strife) and proceeds to a primary description of the Cosmic Cyle. The variation of the unique Greek textual content is supplied with an interlinear German translation.

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