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The New Spanish Submarine Torpedo Boat

Recent Progress in Sinking Deep Foundations for Engineering Works

By Charles Ormsby Burge

Sibley College Lectures.—1889-90

By the Cornell University Non-Resident Lecturers in Mechanical Engineering. I.—The Adaptation of the Steam Machinery in Marine Construction.

By Chas E. Emery

Imperial Stack Presses

Lime Sulphite Fiber Manufacture in the United States

By O. E. Michaelis

Some Remarks on the Chemistry of the Processes of Lime Sulphite Fiber Manufacture

By Martin L. Griffin

Hydraulic Gold Finder and Irrigator

The Berlin Exhibition of Apparatus and Appliances for the Prevention of Accidents

By Julius Pohlman

New Electric Meters

On M. H. Hertz's Experiments

The Teaching of Science

The Giants of Starry Space

Agriculture in the Desert


Cookery for Workingmen's Wives

Report by Consul Underwood, of Glasgow

The Weight of Water

Building Plans and Specifications

Useful Engineering Books

Oil of Maize or Corn

By Charles Edward Bowers

Detecting Silver in Lead

By Alexander Johnstone


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January 25, 1890

Of Shamrocks and Science

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