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ABIETENE

... 314 | Aurora Borealis, Mode of Produc-
Abnormal Larynx ..................... 97 tion of.............

218
Acid and Salt, Unequal Loss of,

„ Spectrum of the ............ 193
near the Poles of a Battery ...... 109 | Australian Polyzoa .................. 221
Aërial Navigation .....

292
, and Water, the Hygiene of ... 302
Air-break, the Westinghouse ...... 321 Baillon's “ Histoire des Plantes”... 84
Alcohol, Action of, on the Body ... 325 Balloon, Navigable ..................

, Physiological Position of 154 Barrett's “New View of Causation"
,, Radicals, Substitution of, Barry's Singing Flame, Improve-
for Hydrogen ........................ 88 ment in .......... ...............
Alkalinity of Carbonate of Lime... 314 Battery, Loss of Acid and Salt near
Amateur's Flower-Garden, the ...... 76 the Poles of a...... ............. 109
American and European Bison iden Battledore Scales, Best Way to see
tical...........

............. 224 the Markings on ..................
Amphipleura Pellucida, Resolution Beading of Diotomaceæ..
of......................*

............. 215 Beale's “ Disease Germs”..
Anatomy, Comparative, Notes on... 76 Bee as a Fertiliser of Plants ...... 222

y of the Fin Whale......... 110 Bennett (A. W.) on Mimicry in

„ of the Skunk ............ 110 Plants...
Animal Magnetism, Spiritualism

, on Spontaneous
................

Movements in Plants............... 368
, Starch

............. 325 Bessemer's Gun ....... ............ 94
Animals of the Mammoth Cave of Bichromatic Vision, Curious Fact
Kentucky .............
222 in.......................................

330
Annelids of the Gulf of Naples ... 223 Bile, Colourless ......................... 323
Anthropology, Manual of ............ 77 Binary Vapour Engines ............
Anti-Darwinism.................. 181, 299 Binocular Eye-piece, Tolle's......... 104
Aquarium at Brighton ............... 221 Binoculars, New Erecting Arrange-
,, at Naples ................... 334 ment for ...........

..............

216
Arches, Strains on.....................

96 Biological Research, Conditions of 222
Arctic Amphipods .............. 222 Birds, the Mode of Flight in ...... 208
Arithmetic and Mensuration ...... 185 Bison, American and European,
Arrangement of the Leaves of Bap-

Identical.....

.... 224
tisia Perfoliata

85 Blast-Furnaco Sublimates............
Arterial Pressure, Rythmical varia Blood-Corpuscles, White, Passage
tion of..............

of, through the Vessels ............ 100
Artificial Coniine ...............

203 Blood, Coagulation of the............
Aspirator, Peculiar ...

Blowpipe Beads, Spectra of Man-
Astronomical Society, Royal......... 191 ganese in ......
Astronomy ............ 79, 191, 303, 414 10. Operations, Improve-
Essays on...
298 ment in ..........

.......
" Astronomy and Geology Com Body, Electricity of the................
pared” .........

Bog-Moss, Altering the Name of a 310
Atheroma in the Arteries ........... 325 ,, Mosses, Monograph on ......... 196
August Meteors ........

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307 | Boiler Explosions ....................... 429

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Books, Reriews of............66, 177, 288, Chemical Composition of Pus ..... 325
Boreal Amphipods ...................... 222 „ Notes for the Lecture-
Botany and Vegetable Physiology,

room ....

............... 188
83, 195, 308, 417

Work done in 1871 ...... 202
“Botany for Beginners ” ............ 299 „ Society's Faraday Léc-
Boulder Drift of Ireland ....

ture .............. ................

..312
Braithwaite's “ Esse and Posse" ... 299 Chemistry ............ 86, 200. 312, 419
Bray's “ Manual of Anthropology” 77 , Dictionary of ............ 180
Brazil, the Flora of ....

, Elementary ............... 420
Breakwaters, Floating ......... ...... 96

, Miller's : Physics ..... 294
Bree's “ Exposition of the Fallacies Chloral il ydrate, Fatal Dose of ... 209

in the Hypothesis of Mr. Dar Chloride of Sodium in Liebig's Ex-
win” ........................

........ 291 tract of Meat ........................ 312
Brighton Aquarium .................. 221 | Chlorine in Meteors .................. 87
British Association, Geology at the 422 Chlorophyll, Grains of, Effect of
British Coal Fossil, New ............ 198 Sun-light on .......
Graptolitidæ, Monograph of Cholera, Sir T. Watson on the

.......... 186

Treatment of ........
„ Insects, Popular History of 69 Chondrine in the Tunicata .........

Mosses, Dr. Braithwaite on 200 Chromium Steel ...........
“ British Song-Birds" ............... 180 Cilia in Mollusks
Bromine, Influence of Heat on...... 88 Clermont, Geology of ..........
Büchner's “Man in the Past, Pre Climate, Changes of, During the
sent, and Future".

288 Glacial Period ..................... 317
Bud Variation.........

244 Cliona, does it Burrow ? ............ 220

Coal, Amount of, in Austria and

Hungary ............. .............. 319
CAMERATED SHELLS, the Structure

„ Commission, Results of the 91
of ....................................... 113

, Fossil, British ................. 198
Camphor, Action of Gun-cotton on 86 , Madder Dyes from............ 60
Cancer, Inoculation of, in the Lower Coal-Fields, London ...................
Animals ...................

Coal-Gas for Lighthouses............ 332
Carbonate of Lime, Alkalinity of... 314 Coal-Measures, Irish

92
Carbonic Acid, Decomposition of,

Probable existence
by Leaves ....

of, in the South-East of Eng.
in Sea-water ......... 313 land..........
Carboniferous Batracbian, New ... 318 Cobbold's Treatise on “Worms”... 182
, Fossils of West Vir. Coccoliths not Animals, but Plants 83

90 Coffee-Leaf Miner, the White ......
, Surfaces, Relics of Coleus Plants, Fungus-like Growth
............... 94

on the Leaves of .................. 309
Carpenter (Dr.) on the Temperature Collins' Light Corrector ............ 330
and Movements of the Deep Sea 121 Collyer's "Mysteries of the Vital
, (J.) on Greenwich Ob-

Element" ..........
servatory........

Colour of Fluorescent Solutions ... 218
Carpenter's (Dr.) Speculations con Comatula, Development of ......... 213

sidered by the Americans ......... 90 Comet, Encke's ........................ 81
Carter, Mr., and the Sponges ...... 112 Comparative Anatomy 110, 219, 333, 431
Casein, How Formed in Lacteal

.

Notes on...... 76
Glands ........

210 Compositæ, Geographical Distribu-
Castor, Orbit of ....
304 tion of.........

417
Causation, a New View of ....... Coniferæ, Fertilization of ........... 308
Chalk, Foraminifera of ........ 92 Coniine, Artificial ............ 203
Charcoal, Action of Nitric Acid on 200 Construction of the Heavens ......
Chelifer, Parthenogenesis in a...... 111 Contortion of Rocks, Experimental
Chemical Action during a Number

Researches on the ..................
of Years........ ............. 419 | Conversations on Natural Philo-
» Analysis of Meteoric sophy .................................. 301

Cornea, Epithelium of the ......... 100
» Change Influence of Corona, Solar.

80
Pressure in producing ............ 315 | Cretaceous Birds, New Species of... 316

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Crinoids, Injection of, by Silica ... 89 | Earth, New Theory of the Figure
Crustacean, New
334 of the ..............

189
Crystalline Dissociation ........

Earthquake in Malaga, the ...
Crystallised Green-coloured Fel Earth's Crust, the.

301
spar...........

............. 213 Earwaker (J. P.) on Psychic Force
Crystals of Calcite Surrounding

and Psychic Media ...............
Stalactitic Bitumen ......

204 | Eclipse of Dec. 12, 1871...136, 191,
Culex, Scales on the Body of ......

. 106

, of Dec. 22, 1870 ..... . 189
Cutaneous Absorption ...............

, of the Moon, Partial ......

.. 195
, Total .............
Eclipses, Total, Records of .........

Economic Products from the Vege-
DARWINIAN PAMPHLETS ............ 188 1 table Kingdom .....................
Darwinism ...........

78 | Elastic Fluids, Flow of............... 207
, the Fallacies of ......... Electric Telegraph, Description of an 78
Darwin's (Mr.), an Error of......... 336 Electrical Signalling and the Siphon

“Origin of Species "...... 179 Recorder.......
. Theory of the Origin of Electricity .........

426
Man ....

„ New Source of ......... 217
Datolite from Bergen Hill ......... 428

of the Body ............
Death of Dr. A. Krantz ............ 319 Electrisation of Sulphide of Carbon 200
, M. de Brebisson ......... 309 Elementary Chemistry, Teaching
Mr. C. Babbage............ 94 of..................

420
Prof. Morse ............... . 330

„ Treatise on Natural
, Sir R. Murchison ......... 92

Philosophy .........

............ 190
De Brebisson, M., Death of ......... Elphinstone's “ Patterns for Turn-
Decomposition of Carbonic Acid by

ing”....................

.............. 408
Leares .............

Embryology of Scorpio Italicus ... 111
Deep-Sea Exploration ................ 111 Encke's Comet ..........
Deep-Sea Soundings, Use of Steel Endogen and Exogen, the Terms... 196
Wire for .............

429 Engraving by Machinery .... 95
, Temperature and Move Eocene Fossil Wood ......
ments of the

Epithelium of the Cornea ............. 100
De la Rue's Address on Astrono Erecting Arrangement for Bino-
mical Progress ..................... 414 culars .......................

216
Description of an Electric Tele-

, Mirror, an ............... 104
graph ................................. 78 Esker Hills of Ireland ............... 89
Devitrification of Glass ............. 202 Essays on Astronomy ............... 298
Diagrammagraphe...............

Eta Argûs, Nebula Surrounding ... 81
Diamond, how to Grind a ......... 105 Experimental Researches on the
Diatomaceous Frustule, Structure

Contortion of Rocks, by L. C.
of the ..............................

309 Miall ........... ................ 21
Diatoms, how to Mount ............ 105 Experiments on Vortex Rings ...... 109
Diffraction Phenomena in Tele Eve, Accommodation of ............ 210

scopes, Unsuspected Cause of ... 305
Dinners at Pompeii ................... 210
Diotomaceæ, Beading of ............ 104 FAIRFIELD Orchids, the ............
Discovery of a New Fish ............. 93 Fallacies of Darwinism ........... 291

, of a New World of Being 77 | Faraday Lecture at the Chemical
„ of the Nature of the

Society ..........

312
Spleen ................... .............. 78 Felspar, Crystallised..................
Disease Germs ........................ 410 Ferro-Tungstine.......................... 428
Disease, Natural

78 Fertilisation of Coniferæ ........
Diurnal Lepidoptera, Synonomic Fin Whale, Anatomy of the ......... 110

Catalogue of the....... .............. 187 | Fish, Appearance of Colour in,
Divers (E.), on Madder Dyes from

when kept in Alcohol .. 335
Coal............

60 „ Now, Discorery of a .......... 93
Domestic Steam-Engines ............

96 | Fishes, Colour of .....................
96

434
Dust-Showers....

Flexture of Iron and Steel ......... 208
Dye Stuff, New ........................ 203 Flint Arrow-heads..................... 316
“ Dynamics of Nerve and Muscle" 66 | Flint's Fancies and Facts ......... 78

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Floating Breakwaters .............. 96 Graptolitidæ, British, Monograph
Flora of Brazil ........................

83 of the ................................. 186
Flower-Garden, the Amateur's..... 76 Greenwich Observatory............... 267
Fluids, Elastic, Flow of ............. 207 Gun, Mr. Bessemer's................. 94
Fluorescent Solutions, Colour of ... 218 Gun-Cotton, Action of, on Camphor 86
Foraminifera of the Chalk of Gunpowder Gauges .................. 95

Gravesend and Meudon............ 92 Günther's (Dr.)Account of a Ganoid
Forbos (D.) on the First Chapter Fish from Queensland ............ 257
of the Geological Record..

350
Fossil Man, the Recent..

283
,, Plants .....

318

HÆMATITE ORES, the Working of... 102
316

Habit, Change of ..................... 418
. Wood, Eocene.................. 318

Half-Hours on the Shore ............ 411
Fossils, Carboniferous, of West

Hartwig's “Subterranean World” 68
Virginia .............. ............. 90

Hawkins, Mr. Waterhouse, in New
, the Kiltorkan ............ 206

York ..................."

......... 316
French Journal of Zoology, New... 221

Heat, Influence of, on Bromine ...
Fruits, Various Species of Yeast

, Radiant ........................
which Attack ..........

199

, the Theory of ..................
Fruit-wine, how to Know it from

Heavens, Construction of the ...... 81
Grape-wine...........................

Henslow's “Genesis and Geology" 78
Fungi, Alternation of Generations in 310

Hibberd's “Amateur's Flower
, Minute, Study of ............

Garden" .............................. 76
Fungus, Rare .....

Higher Ministry of Nature, Viewed
Fungus-like Growth on the Leaves

in the Light of Modern Science 190
of Coleus Plants..................... 309

Hincks, Rev. T, on the Hydroid

Medusæ

Hints and Facts on the Origin of
Galvanic BATTERY for Medical Pur-

Man ..............
poses .................................. 101

“ Histoire des Plantes, " Baillon's... 84
Galvanic Battery, Powerful ......... 431

Huggins's Spectroscopic Observa-
Ganoid Fish from Queensland ...... 257

tions of Nebulæ ..................... 416
Ganot's “ Natural Philosophy" ... 297

Human Progress in Medical Educa-
Gas, Metropolitan, Quality of ...... 421

tion .....................................
Gastric Juice applied to Wounds... 324

Humble Bee at Work ...............
Genesis and Geology...........

Hunter's "Review of Darwin's
Geographical Distribution of Com-

Theory of the Origin of Man"...
positæ .........

Hydric Phospbide .....
Geological Map of London .........

Hydrocarbon, New ..........
Geological Record, First Chapter

Hydroid Medusæ, the ..
of the .............

Hygiene of Air and Water .....
, Survey of England ...... 205

“Hymns of Modern Man” .....
, Survey of Ohio ......... 294
Geology and Palæontology, 88, 204, 316,

Hypercotyledonary Germination... 84

422
at the British Association 422
,, of Clermont .............

ILLUMINATION, Oblique .............
of Salt Lake City............ Immersion th Object Glass, Tolle's 105
of the Rocky Mountains ... Index of Spectra, an................... 184

Historical and Physical ... Inferior Conjunction of Venus ......
, Principles of............ 178, 405 Injection of Crinoids by Silica......
Glacial Period, Changes of Climate Ink, Vegetable

............... 420
during the ......................

317 Inoculation of Cancer in the Lower
Glass, Devitrification of ..... 202 Animals ....................:

..............
, Machine for Ruling ..... 105 Insects, British, Popular History of 69

Tubes, How to Bend ..... 332 Intestinal Morements ...............
Gmelin's Handbook, New Edition of 202

Worms, Treatise on......
Gold, Precipitate from a Nitric Irish Coal-Measures ..................
Acid Solution of.

203 Iron and Iron Ores
Goniometer Eye-piece, New Micro-

„ Flexture of
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Ircn, Phosphorus in .......... 103 Magnetism, Rudimentary............ 190
, Reduced, Impurities in ...... 87

Main's Manual of Scientific Enquiry 75
. Meteoric .........

... 420 Man, the Martyrdom of ............ 412
Man, Fossil.........

283

,, Hints and Facts on the Origin
JENNER, Curious Memento of ...... 324

of .............

...... 187
Jones's (Dr.) History of the Royal Manganese Deposit in a Well ...... 88

Institution ............................ 72 , Spectra of ............ 333
Jukes, Prof., Life of ............

Man's Origin ...................
Jupiter's Satellites, Densities of ... 304 Manual of Anthropology ...........

„ of Scientific Enquiry.........

Mammoth Cave of Kentucky,
KutoRKAN Fossils, the ............. 206 Animals of the ........
Krantz, Dr. A., Death of ............ 319 Marine Animal, Supposed New ...

431
Marvellous Chart, a .................. 300

“Marvels of Pond Life” ............ 7!
LACAZE-DUTHIERS, Prof. ............ 224 Masters' “ Botany for Beginners” 299
Lacteal Glands, how Casein is Masters (M. T.) on Bud Variation 244

Formed in ........................... 210 Maxwell's (Dr.) “ Theory of Heat” 73
Larch, the Flowers of the............ 199 Mechanical Means of Lowering the
Larynx, Abnormal..................... 97 Temperature ........................ 323
Lead, the Metallurgy of ............ 327 „ Science............94, 206, 320
Leaves, Absorption of Water by ... 418 Medical Education, Human Pro-
Leaves, Breathing Pores of ......... 311 gress in ................. .............. 302

, Decomposition of Carbonic ; Purposes, Galvanic Bat-
Acid by
............. 86 tery for

101
„ of Baptisia Perfoliata, Ar-

,, Science ...... 97, 209, 322, 424
rangement of the .................. 85 Merrifield's “ Technical Arithmetic
Leifchild's “ Higher Ministry of and Mensuration”.................. 185

Nature” ............................... 299 Metallurgical Report, Quarterly ... 102
Lepidodendra, Structure of ......... 83 Motallurgy in Ancient India ...... 227
Lucæmia of Infants, Nucleated

of Lead .................. 311
Blood-Cells in the .................. 99 | Metamorphosis of Tissue while
Liebig’s Extract of Meat, Chloride Fasting ............

of Sodium in ........................ 312 Meteoric Iron.................
Life-Forms of the Past and Present 391 , Rain, Chemical Analysis
Life of Prof. Jukes ..... .... 93
* Life of Richard Travithick” ...... 413 | Meteors, August ....

307
Light Corrector, Mr. Collins' ...... 330

Chlorine in.....

.. 87
1. Estimating the Intensity of 332 , November

.......... 194
Lighthouses, Coal-Gas for............ 332 Miall's (L. C.) Experimental Re-
Liquids, Flow of.........................

searches on the Contortion of
Lithofractour, the .....................

Rocks ................................. 21
Lithology, Value of, in determining Micrometric Goniometer Eye-piece 216

the Age of Rocks ................... Microscopic Structure of Tissues... 215
Liver, Lobes of the, in Animals ... 425 Microscopical Journal, American .. 215
Local Museums, how to Make ......

„ Papers ... 106, 216, 427
Logarithms, Tables of ............... Microscopists, London, Prizes for . 215
Longman's Text-books..........., 73, 185 Microscopy .............104, 213, 327, 426
Lubbock's Tame Wasp ............... 433

Recent, by H. J. Slack 11
Lyell's "Principles of Geology" ... 178 Micro-writing, how to Grind a
Lymnæus, Normal and Abnormal Diamond for ........................ 105
Growth of .....

433 Miller's Chemistry: Physics ...... 294
Machine for Ruling Glass............ 105 Mimicry in Plants, by A. W. Ben-
Mackie (S. J.) on the Lithofracteur 147 nett ....................................
Madagascar, Natural History of ... 112 | Mineral Veins, Origin of, in Solfa-
Madder Dyes from Coal, by E.

taras .....

............... 205
Dirers................................. 60 | Mineralogy, Metallurgy, and Min-
Magnet in Practical Mineralogy ... 103 | ing .................. 102, 211, 326, 428
Magnetism and the Direction of the

Practical, Magnet in ... 103
Compass .......

.......... 413 Mining, Waste of Sulphur in ...... 327

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