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On the Minute Measurements of Modern Science

By Alfred M. Mayer

Wave Motion

On the Rate of Progression of Groups of Waves and the Rate at which Energy is Transmitted by Waves *

By Osborne Reynolds

The Launch of the Obelisk

Log Indicator for Ships

Indicator for Water Channels

Jackson's Ship's Lines

Measurement of Water

Experiments on Masts

The Ventilation of Millstones

The Steamer Lord of the Isles

New Adaptation of Concrete to Building Purposes

Valves for Gas and Other Purposes

Riveted Joints for Steam Boilers

By George Cawley

Circular Slide-Valves

The Scotch Koh-I-Noor

Safety Plates for Steam Boilers

New Street-Car Brake

The Mathematics of Construction

The Great Church of Batalha, Portugal

The Walker Art Gallery; Liverpool

Science in Tanning

By Henry R. Proctor

Waterproofing Paper

Fruits Preserved with Sugar

Marmalades or Jams, Fruit Pastes, Fruit Jellies,Compotes and Brandied Fruits

By James W. Parkinson

Chrysolin, a New Yellow Dye Derived from Resorcin

By F. Reverdin

Grape Sugar and Glucose

The Manufacture of Glucose and Grape Sugar

By O. Luthy

Laboratory Notes

By T. A. Edison

The Late W. H. Fox Talbot

New Method of Determining Phosphorus, Arsenic, Sulphur, Chlorine, Bromine and Iodine in Organic Substances

By M. G. Brugelmann

On Mixing Emulsions

The Human Fossils of Europe

Acari Insects in Coffee

The Motions of the Leaves in Oxalis

Scientific American Chess Record

Solutions to Problems

The Clipper Tournament

Clipper Tournay Cup Game

First Grand Problem Tourney of the American Chess and Problem Association

Game Played by Correspondence

John G. Belden

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    November 03, 1877

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