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Mirror, Erecting ..

104, Objectives, Table of .........
Mollusca, Families of .

224 Oblique Illumination ...........
Mollusks, Cilia in ........

213 Observatories, National, Proposal
Monograph of the British Grapto-

for New ..........
litidæ .....

186 Observatory at Greenwich .........
, on Bog Mosses .... 196 , Southern, New
Moon, Partial Eclipse of the ...... 195 Ocean, Movement of the
Morgan's “ Phrenology" ......

Ohio Twins, the........
Morphiæ Compounds, Influence of, Oil of Rue, Synthesis of ............

on the Animal Body ........ 324 Onoprite, what is it? ...............
Morphology of the Leaves of Bap Optical Illusions Explained ......... 302

tisia Perfoliata ............. 85 Orchids, the Fairfield ............... 302
Morris (J.) on the Recent Fossil Ord's “ Notes on Comparative Ana-
Man .................................

tomy" .................
Morse, Prof., Death of ................ 330 Oregon, Plants of ..................... 198
Mosses, British, Dr. Braithwaite on 200 Organic Pigment, New ...............
Munro (J.) on Electrical Signalling “ Origin of Species," Darwin's ...... 179

and the Siphon Recorder ......... 358 Ormath waite's (Lord) - Astronomy
Mysteries of the Vital Element ... 76 and Geology Compared” ......... 181
Murchison, Sir R., Death of......... Our Native Singing-Birds............ 180
Muscle-Grafting............

...... 99 Ozone, Formation of, by Flowers... 418
Museums, Local, how to Make ... 112 Ozone, Peculiar Production of ...... 200

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Nash's “British Song-Birds” ...... 180 PALÆONTOLOGY......... 88, 204, 316, 422
Natural Disease ........................ 78 Palæontological Society ............ 422

,, History of Madagascar ... 112 Paper Armour ........................ 320
, History Transactions of Parthenogenesis among Lepidoptera 336
Northumberland and Durham ... 78

,, in a Chelifer ...... 111
,, Philosophy, Conversations Paralbumen in Serous Exudations 201
on .................................... 301 Partial Eclipse of the Moon......... 195

Elementary

Passifloraceæ, the ...............
Treatise on...

...... 190 Peirce's “ Tables of Logarithmic

and Trigonometric Functions "... 75
Nature, the Higher Ministry of, Pepsin applied to Wounds

.........
Viewed in the Light of Modern

,, Preparation of

202
Science ............

Perfume, Ancient Egyptian .......... 323
Navigable Balloon .........

...... 207

Phænogamous Plants of the United
Nebula Surrounding Eta Argûs ... 81 States .................................
Nebulæ, Spectroscopic Observations Phaneropleuron .......................... 320

of....................................... 416 Phosphorus in Iron and Steel ...... 103
Nerves, how they End ...............

, Separation of, in Pud-
Newberry's “Geological Survey of
Ohio"..........

Phosphuretted Hydrogen ............ 312
New Star-Atlas .....

183 Phrenology, N. Morgan on ......... 74
,, Theory of the Figure of the Physical Geology ............
Earth ..........

189 Physics ................ 107, 217, 330, 429
... View of Causation, a............ 77 , Miller's Treatise on ...... 294

Physiological Action of Tobacco ... 322
Nitric Acid, Action of, on Charcoal 200

Position of Alcohol... 154
Nitrogenised Matter in the Atmo Physiology, Popular .................. 301

sphere, Detection of ............... 491 ,, Practical ...............
Nordenskïold's Expedition to Physostigma and Atropia, Anta-

Greenland ........................... 423 gonism between ............... 209, 301
November Meteors ........

.............. 1944 Piper's“ Profitable and Ornamental
Nucleated Blood-Cells in the Lou-

Poultry "..........
cæmia of Infants

99 Pistil in Primulaceæ, Structure of

the

Patterns for Turning.................. 408
OBJECT-Glasses, Manufacture of... 214

Planets ........................82, 195, 307

Planets
Objectives, Naming of ...... 427 | Plants, Fossil........................... 318

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Plants, Spontaneous Movements in 368 | Richardson (Dr.) on the Physiolo-

gical Position of Alchohol ... .. 154
,, of Oregon ..................... 198 Robinson's “Flint's Fancies and

, the Bee as a Fertiliser of... 222 Facts".................................. 78
Pneumatic Despatch .................. 96 Rocks, Contortion of, Experimental
Pollen, Foreign, Action of, on the Researches on the .................. 21

Fruit of Fertilised Plants......... 308 , the Testimony of the......... 302
Polyzoa, Australian .................. 221 ,, Value of Lithology in deter-
Pompeii, Dinners of .................. 210 mining the Age of .................. 204
Pond Life, Marvels of ............... Rocky Mountains, Geology of the 91
Popular History of British Insects 69 Ronald's “Description of an Elec-
Potassium, Method of Obtaining... 419 tric Telegraph” ........................
Potatoes, Machine for Estimating Royal Astronomical Society ......... 191

Starch in.............................. 202 » Institution, History of the... 72
Poultry, Profitable and Ornamental 78 Rudimentary Magnetism ............
Prestwich (J.) on the Probable Rue, Oil of ......

Existence of Coal-Measures in

the South-East of England ...... 225
Primordial Fauna in Nerada ...... 205 St. GOTHARD RAILWAY ............... 95
“Principles of Geology," Lyell's... 178 Salt-Lake City, Geology of ..........
Prize for the Best Essay on Sugar Sauropus Unguifer .................. 318

making .............................. 201 Scales on the Body of Culex ......

, for London Microscopists ... 215 Scheller's “Spectrum Analysis" ... 185
Proctor (R. A.) on the Eclipse of Science and Industry for 1871,
Dec. 12, 1871........................ 136 Record of ........................... 413

, on Solar Promi Scientific Enquiry, Manual of ...... 75
nences ......

„ Summary ... 79, 191, 303, 414
Proctor's (R. A.) News from the Scorpio Italicus, Embryology of ... 111
Stars ..........

Scrope's “ Volcanoes" ............... 177
,, “Chart of the Northern Sea-Side, Half-Hours at the......... 411
Hemisphere"....

300 Sea-Water, Carbonic Acid in......... 313
„ “ Essays on Astronomy” 298 Seeds, Dispersion of, by the Wind 308

, “New Star-Atlas ” ...... 183 „ Sculpture of ..................
Projectile Forces in Nature, Ex Seismograph, New ..................... 331

istence of.............................. 302 | Serous Exudations, Paralbumen in 201
Psychic Force and Psychic Media, Shells, Camerated, the Structure of 113

by J. P. Earwaker.................. 32 Silica, Injection of Crinoids by ... 89
Pus, Chemical Composition of ...... 325 Silvester's “Discovery of the Nature

of the Spleen" ...

Singing Flame, Barry's, Improve-
QUARTERLY Metallurgical Report... 102 ment in ...........

Siphon Recorder, the........ 358

Skunk, Anatomy of the...............
Radcliffe's “ Dynamics of Nerre Slack (H.J.) on Recent Microscopy 11
and Muscle"...

*****................... 66 , , on the Nature of
Radiant Heat........................... 397

167
Rain and Air ........................... 292

Slack's “Marvels of Pond Life” ... 71
Rainfall, Report on .................. Small-pox, New Remedy for......... 209
Ralstonite, a new Fluoride

102 , Remarks on...............
Ranunculus Rhomboideus, Double Smith's (R. A.) “Air and Rain” ... 292

Flowers of ........................... 418 Smithsonian Report, the ............. 408
Reade's “ Martyrdom of Man" ... 412 Soda, Substitute for, in Washing
Recent Microscopy, by H. J. Slack 11

Linen ........................

.......... 315
Reflex Illuminator, Wenham's Im Solar Corona........................80 414

proved .............................. 327 , Eclipse of December 22, 1870 189
Reptiles, Relation of Orders of, to , Outburst ..........

............. 80
Strata ................................. 91 , Photosphere, Temperature of
Results of the Coal Commission ... 91

the ....................
Reviews of Books......66, 177, 288, 405 , Prominences ..................... 193
Rheumatism in Whales ............ 432

Strange News
Rhinoceros, Asiatic .................. 432 about, by R. A. Proctor......... 43

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Solfataras, Origin of MineralVeins in 205 Synonomic Catalogue of the Diurnal
Southern Observatory, New ......... 82 Lepidoptera ........................ 187
Spectra, an Index of ................... 184 Synthesis of Oil of Rue ............ 87

„ of Manganese ................ 333 Syphilis Corpuscles, the Supposed 322
Spectrum Analysis..................... 185

, of the Aurora ............ 193
,,, of the Zodiacal Light, 192, 305 Tate's “ Historical Geology" ...... 73
,, of Uranus .......

...... 217

| Taylor's “Half-Hours at the Sea-
Spheroidal State of Water ......... 429 1 side" ................................. 11
Spiritualism and Animal Magnetism 78 | Technical Journal, New .............
Spleen, Discovery of the Nature of Telescopes, Unsuspected Cause of
the ......................

Diffraction Phenomena in..........
Sponges ........

.... 112 Temperature and Movements of the
the Nature of ....

167 | Deep Sea.......
Spongilla Structure, New Views of 220 ... of the Solar Photo-
Stalactitie Bitumen, Crystals of Cal-

sphere ............ .................. 193
cite surrounding .................. 204

, Mechanical Means of
Star-Atlas, New ........

183 Lowering the ........ ............... 323
Starch, Animal .......

325 Temperature-Equilibrium of an Eri-
, in Potatoes, Machine for

closure ..............................
Estimating ........

202 Test-Objects, the Two Best ......... 330
Stars, News from the ............... 381 Tests for Detecting Strychnia ...... 201

,, Proper Motion of the 307 Thermal Springs, how caused ...... 88
Steam-Engines, Domestic ....... 96 Thomson's - Discorery of a New
Steel, Chromium...........

212 World of Being"
„ Flexture of .................

....... 208 Thunderer, H.M.S. ........
„ Gun ..........

Tissue, Metamorphosis of, while
in New Zealand
211 Fasting .......

98
Phosphorus in ..

103 Tobacco, Physiological Action of ... 322
Wire, Use of, for Deep-Sea Tolle's Binocular Eye-piece .......... 104
Soundings ........

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, Immersionth Object-Glass 105
Stellar Motions of Recess and Tomocaris Peircei ..................... 334
Approach ........

...... 416 Torpedo Warfare ..................... 320
Stereoscopic Effect, New Mode of Total Eclipse of December 12, 1871 79
Producing .......................... 218

„ Eclipses, Records of ......... 80
Stigmaria, Structure of ............. 83 Transcendentalism, Remarks on ... 219
Stone-Age in New Jersey, the ...... 302 Travithick, Richard, Life of.........
Strains on Arches .....

Tungsten Compounds ...............
Strata, Relation of Orders of Rep Tunicata, Chondrine in the .... ..... 203
tiles to........

Turning, Patterns for ........

..... 408
Structure of Lepidodendra and Stig Turtles, Fossil .......
maria ...........

83 Twins, the Ohio.....
Strychnia, Tests for Detecting

Tyndal's “ Contributions to Mole-
Study of Minute Fungi.

.. 84 cular Physics in the Dominion of
Sturgeon, Development of the ...... 426 Radiant Heat" ....

..........
“ Subterranean World” ............ 68
Sugar-making, Prize for the Best
Essay on...........

201 URANUS, Spectrum of ...............
Sulphide of Carbon, Electrisation of 200 Uronemus.............

.................. 320
Sulphur, Waste of, in Mining ...... 327 | Uvula, Functions of the ............ 98
Sun, the ...........

301
,, Eclipse of the ..................

136
1. Total Eclipse of the ............ 79 VASCULAR Cryptogamous Plants of
Sun-Dew as a Fly-Catcher ........ 85 N. America........................... 309
Sun-Light, Effect of, on Grains of Vegetable Ink .......

Chlorophyll ......................... 86 Vegetable Kingdom, Economic Pro-
Sun-Spot Period........................ 194 ducts from the ..................... 188
Sun's Complex Atmosphere ......... 415 „ Physiology ......83, 195, 308
Supplement to Watts' Dictionary... 180 Venus, Inferior Conjunction of...... 81
Surirella Gemma, Number of Beads - Vesuvius, the last Eruption of ...... 317
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Vibration, Apparatus for Studying 217

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PAGE Vital Element, the Mysteries of the 76, Wood, Fossil

318 Vital Movements and Electricity... 426 | Wood's “Insects at Home” ......... 69 Volcanoes ......... ............ 177 | Woodward (H.) on the Structure Vortex Rings, Experiments on ... 109 of Camerated Shells ............... 113

„ „ on Life-Forms of

the Past and Present............... 391 WASP, Tame, Sir J. Lubbock's...... 433 Worms, Intestinal, Treatise on ... 182 Water, Absorption of, by Leaves... 418 Wright's "Darwinism"............... 78

, Analysis, Drs. Letheby and Frankland on........................ 313

Decomposition of ............ 421 XENODOCHUS CARBONARIUS ......... 195

Spheroidal State of ......... Xylol, New Remedy for Small-pox 209 Watson, Sir T., on the Treatment of Cholera ............................

99 Watts' Dictionary, Supplement to 180 YEAR-Book of Facts ................ 301

,, “Index of Spectra” ......... 184 Yeast which Attack Fruits, Species Wenham's. Improved Reflex Illu

of minator ............

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327 Westinghouse Air-break, the ...... 321 Whale, Fin, Anatomy of the ...... 110 Zerffi's “Spiritualism and Animal Whales, Rheumatism in ............ 432 Magnetism” ......................... 78 Whisky, Adulteration of, in Ireland 315 Zodiacal Light, Spectrum of the, White Blood-Corpuscles, Passage

of, through the Vessels............ 100 | Zoological Nomenclature ............ 333 Wind-Pressure on Inclined Planes 321

Publications, New ...... 335 Wolfram, Specimen of, from Trum Zoology and Comparative Anatomy, 110, bull .................................... 212

219, 333, 431 Wood-Engraving by Machinery ... 95 „ New French Journal of ... 221

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