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Mr. Barnum's White Elephant

The Origin of Coral Reefs

By Archibald Geikie

Causes of the Glacial Period

By Robert B. Cook

The “Bad Lands” of the Little Missouri

The Fossil Fields of Southern Oregon

By H. Sternberg

The Mersey Tunnel

New Bridge and Subway, London

The Washington Aqueduct Tunnel and its Compressed air Plant

Stone Quarrying at Sydney

Gaseous Fuel

By Lewis T. Wright

The Cabinet of Father Kircher

The Scientific Basis of Cookery

By W. Mattieu Williams

Application of Turbines to the Dynamo Machines of Electric Railways

A New Incandescent Lighting Apparatus

The Effects of a Warm Foot Bath

Observations on Malaria

Color in the Flower Garden

The Last of the Jeannette Exploring Expedition

A New Theory of Dew

By B. F. Nihabt

Aluminum in Nevada

Change of Volume of Metals at Melting


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    March 08, 1884

    Confronting Common Wisdom