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Lowering the Transatlantic Record

Our Rank as Second Naval Power

Mr. Hill on Our Natural Resources

Gratifying Decrease in Railway Accidents

Severe Fire Tests for Skyscrapers

Automobile Sled for Dr. Charcot's Expedition

By the Paris Correspondent of the Scientific American

The British "Dreadnought" Cruisers

By Percival A. Hislam

First Flights of the Aerial Experiment Association's Second Aeroplane

The Wright Aeroplane Test in North Carolina

Chinese Pigeon Whistles

By Berthold Laufer

An Oral System of Telegraphy

By Gustave Michaud

A New Automatic Violin Player

By the English Correspondent of the Scientific American

Incandescent Gas Lamp with Self-Generated Forced Draft


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    The Heavens in June

  • Correspondence - May 30, 1908

  • Notes and Queries - May 30, 1908

  • Recently Patented Inventions - May 30, 1908

  • New Books, Etc. - May 30, 1908

  • Index of Inventions - May 30, 1908

  • Patents - May 30, 1908

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