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POPULAR SCIENCE REVIEW,
A QUARTERLY MISCELLANY OF ENTERTAINING & INSTRUCTIVE ARTICLES ON SCIENTIFIC SUBJECTS.
EDITED BY JAMES SAMUELSON.
This periodical does not partake of the character of the abstruse “Quarterlies,” or the “ Transactions” of Scientific Societies; nor is it, on the other hand, framed simply for the amusement of those who desire to employ Science as a mere pastime. Its contents are addressed to those numerous readers who, without making any pretensions to rank among the learned, desire to become acquainted with the truths of science; a pursuit which they are frequently deterred from following, by the abstruse language in vogue amongst scientific men, or from the nature of their ordinary avocations being too laborious and engrossing to allow of close study during leisure hours.
Each number contains systematic, instructive articles (illustrated when needful) on subjects connected with some of the following sciences, viz. :ASTRONOMY. GEOGRAPHY.
&c. &c., and SCIENCE applied to the Arts, Manufactures, Commerce, and Agriculture, together with a Complete Summary of all the events of importance which have taken place during the quarter in each department of Science.
Amongst the Contributors are :Prof. ANSTED, F.R.S.
Prof. HUNT, F.R.S. Prof. BUCKMAN, F.L.S., F.S.A., E. JESSE, F.L.S. F.G.S.
Dr. LANKESTER, F.R.S.
A. DE QUATREFAGES.
JAMES SAMUELSON (the Editor). Dr. Hicks, F.L.S.
And other distinguished Writers. JABEZ Hogg, F.L.S.
No. VI., JANUARY, 1863, contains :
WILLIAM FAIRBAIRN, F.R.S., &c.
DONNELLY, R.E .(Inspector of Science, South Kensington).
COLLINGWOOD, M:A., M.B., F.L.S. VIII.-THE COLONIES. By the Editor. THE MISTLETOE AND PARASITIC PLANTS; with Page Plate. By Mrs. No. III. contains : THE PHOSPHORESCENCE OF THE SEA. With Plate. By A. DE QUATRE
LANKESTER. THE WINTER LIFE OF PLANTS; with Page Plate. By HARLAND COULTAS. THE VINEGAR EEL (Anguillula asceti) ; with Tinted Plate. By JABEZ HOGG,
F.L.S., &c. THE EYE OF THE Ox, and its_Microscopical Structure; with a Tinted and
Coloured Plate. By E. BECKIT TRUMAN. MARS; with a Tinted and Coloured Plate. By JAMES BREEN, F.R.A.S. MISCELLANEA:The British Association ; by D.T. Ansted, F.R.S.--The Zoological and Botanical
Section (D); by Cuthbert Collingwood, M.A., F.I.S.-Science-Schools. REVIEWS:Jefferys' British Conchology--Simmonds' Waste Products and Undeveloped Sub
stances-Cooke's British Fungi-Carpenter's Revelations of the Microscope. SCIENTIFIC SUMMARY :Astronomy - Botany Chemistry -- Geology and Palæontology - Mechanical
Science-Medicine, Surgery, and Therapeutics—Microscopy-Mineralogy, Metallurgy, and Mining-Photography, Physics : Light, Heat, and Elec. tricity-Zoology.
No. V. contains : THE BRITISH OAK, with Two Page Illustrations. By Prof. JAMES BUCKMAN,
F.L.S., F.G.S., &c. TUBIFEX RIVULORUM, the Red Worm of our Rivers, with a Coloured Plate.
By EDWIN RAY LANKESTER. ANZESTHETICS. By Dr. T. L. PHIPSON, M.B., F.C.S., &c. BARMOUTH, and its Scientific Attractions, with a Tinted Illustration. By the
Editor. THE ELECTRO-PLATING PROCESS (concluding. Part), with an Illustration.
By GEORGE GORE. NOTES OF THE EXHIBITION: II. THE MINERALOGICAL DEPARTMENT. By Prof. D. T. ANSTED,
F.R.S. III, THE CHEMICAL DEPARTMENT. By W. CROOKES, F.C.S., Editor
of the Chemical News. IV. THE PHILOSOPHICAL INSTRUMENTS. By J. Breex, F.R.A.S. MISCELLANEA, REVIEWS, and a complete Summary of Scientific Progress.
No. IV. contains : THE GREAT EXHIBITION OF 1862: The Agricultural Implement Department,
with Plate. By HOWARD REED. THE BRITANNIA AND CONWAY TUBULAR BRIDGES, with Plate. By
W. C. UNWIN, B. Sc.
FAGES. THE SUN AND SOLAR PHENOMENA. With a Coloured Plate. By JAMES
BREEN. LIGHT AND COLOUR. With a Coloured Plate. By ROBERT HUNT, F.R.S. THE INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION BUILDINGS. With Plate.
FAIRBAIRN, C.E., D.C.L. THE APPLICATION OF SCIENCE TO ELECTRO-PLATING. BF GEORGE
No. II. contains : CAVERNS. By Prof. ANSTED, F.R.S. LOWEST FORMS OF LIFE. By the Editor. Illustrated by Tuffen West and
G. H. Ford. THE FLOWER ANIMALCULE. By P. H. GOSSE, F.R.S. Illustrated by the
Author. COTTON. By Dr. LANKESTER, F.R.S. Illustrated by Tuffen West. GRASSES. By Prof. BUCKMAN, F.L.S. Illustrated by J. E. Sowerby. THE REFLEX THEORY AND DR. MARSHALL HALL. By G. H. LEWES. SOLAR CHEMISTRY. By R. HUNT, F.R.S. Illustrated with a Coloured
Diagram. OPTICAL PHENOMENA OF THE ATMOSPHERE. By G. F. CHAMBERS. MISCELLANEA, REVIEWS, and Scientific Summary.
No. I. contains : CORN. By Prof. JAMES BUCKMAN, F.L.S., &c. Illustrated by the Author. THE CROWN ANIMALCULE. By Philip HENBY Gosse, F.R.S. Illustrated
by the Author. THE DAISY. By Mrs. LANKESTER, Illustrated THE LOWEST FORMS OF LIFE. By the Editor, with Illustrations. IRON AND STEEL. By R. HUNT, F.R.S. WESTERN EQUATORIAL AFRICA. By the Editor, with a Coloured Map. ARTIFICIAL LIGHT. By Prof. ANSTED, F.R.S. THE BREATH OF LIFE. By W. CROOKES. DOGS. By ED. JESSE, F.L.S., &c. THE GREAT COMET OF 1861. By J. BREEN.
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