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National Academy of Sciences

By Marcus Benjamin

The New Japan Battleship Shikishima

Value of Sea Birds

By C. F. Holder


  • Departments

    Progress and Prospects of the Trans-Siberian Railway

  • Opening of the Paris Exposition

  • Finality in Invention

  • An American Automobile Race

  • Cellulith

  • Paris Exposition Notes

  • Aerial Sweep for the Pan-American Exposition

  • A New Storage Battery

  • The Use of Acetylene in Raising Sunken Vessels

  • A Window Mirror

  • The Hydraulic System of Air Compression

  • The Vagaries of a Railroad Wreck

  • The Failure of the Masonry Dam at Austin, Texas

  • Recently Patented Inventions

  • Correspondence

  • Index of Inventions

  • Business and Personal

  • Notes and Queries

  • Patents

  • A Simple Compass with a Caliper-Scale

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