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Globular Lightning

Simple Electric Light Apparatus

By Geo. M. Hopkins

Base Measurement

By William B. Whiting

Plaster of Paris

Mr. Wm. Spottiswoode

Heat in Grinding

An Aerial Meteorite

Dyeing, Bleaching, Printing, Finishing, Etc

Painting upon Wood and Canvas—The Deterioration of Oil Paintings

By R. Liebreich

Photograph Enlargements

Matt Varnish

The Odling Safety Lamp

M Liebert on Portraiture

Deadly Effects of a Photo Chemical

Machine for Shortening and Welding Tires

Improved Steam Pump

Progress and Prospects of New York

One Solution of the Labor Problem

Improved Silk-Finishing Machine

The Paris Exhibition Prizes

An Impressionist at the Paris Exhibition

The Steamship “Dunrobin Castle”

Labor in Scotland

Improved Hauling Engine

The Ancient Capital of Ulysses

The Tynemouth Aquarium

The Comet Pump

The Antiquity of Man

A Prehistoric Foundry at Bologna

Land Transfer in Babylon

Aerial Respiration in Fishes


A Curious Fungus

By W. H. Gibson

A New Fossil Bird

Analysis of Behar Opium-Ash

By C. J. H. Warden

Iodine and Bromine from Kelp

By Robert Galloway

Rosolic Acid and Rosanilin

By H. Caro and C. Graebe

Analyses of Corn, Beef, Milk and Skim-Milk

Ravages of the Phylloxera

The New Wheat Field

Bones and Superphosphates

Indian Oil Trade

Hereford Cattle


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    November 09, 1878

    Of Shamrocks and Science

    Happy St. Patrick’s Day