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A Promising Industry

Statistics of American Fuel Briquet Manufacture

By Guy E. Mitchell

Apparatus for Determining the Fixed Points of Steel

Physiological Effects of Carbon Monoxide

Its Toxicity Has at Times Been Underestimated

By Henry S. Munroe

The Origin of the Milky Way

The Galaxy Formed by the Meeting of Two Cosmic Systems

By A. W. Bickerton

Elements of Theoretical Aeromechanics

Part II.—Aerodynamics (Irrotational)

By A. F. Zahm

The 1912 Convention of the Master Mechanics Association

Discussion of Many Important Points in Railway Practice

By Reginald Gordon

Laying Out a Cable System Through the River Trave

For High Tension and Telephone Transmission

The Electrically Operated Loftus Ironstone Mine

A Representative of Up-to-date Practice in Great Britain

Animal Experimentation—Its Benefits to Mankind—II

By W. B. Cannon

Xylology, a New Branch of Science

Identifying Different Woods and Detecting Fraudulent Substitution

The Conductivity of Dielectrics

Its Variation with Frequency and Other Factors

By J. A. Fleming

The Elusive Will-o'-the Wisp

One of Nature's Unsolved Enigmas

By Charles Fitzhugh Talman

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