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Fish Culture

By Greville Fennell

Amateur Wood-Workers

The Limits of Microscopic Power

Great Sea Serpent

Centennial Jury Work

Japanese Work at the Centennial Grounds

Exhibition Notes

Proceedings of Societies

Royal Institution. London, January 28

By Huxley

New-York Medical Journal Association.—February 4, 1876

Recent Discoveries in the Physiology and Pathology of the Brain

By E. G. Loring


The Origin of the Primary Rocks

The Centennial Newspaper Exhibition

The Shoe and Leather Building

Chrono-Thermometer for Testing Mineral Oils

By B. Redwood

Ageing of Distilled Spirits

By S. Sweet

Suggestion for a Motion-Timer

By J. W. See

New Bellows Steam-Engine

By T. F. Reilley

Imparting Resonance to Metallic Alloys

By B. Silliman

To Refit Leaky Plugs to their Cocks

By Joshua Rose


Improvement in Rotary Pumps

By W. O. Crocker

Census of New-York State

Our Present Population

What the State Enumerations of 1875 Show


Fast-Walking Horses

Lessons in Mechanical Drawing

By C. W. MacCord


Alterations of the Brain in Typhoid and Typhus Fevers

A Strange Sickness in Ore-Mills

The Ear

Tests of the Hearing by means of Koenig's Rods

Preservation of the Dead

On the perception of the Human Voice

Electricity in Ear Diagnosis


Natural History

Arctic Fox

Dubois and Francois' Rock-Boring Machinery at the St. Gothard Tunnel

The St. Gothard Tunnel

By D. K. Clark

Marine Propulsion

New Combination of Propellers for War Ships

Condensed Beer

By Bartlett

A Model Patent-Office

Improvement in Base-Balls

By S. Hipkiss

New Hoisting Apparatus

By L. T. Pyott

Process for Levelling Land

By T. R. Lowe

Steam Life-Boat

The Khaliauts of India

The Steam-Yacht Argo


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