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Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 366, Section: Varieties
Heading: Influence of the Aurora Borealis on the Magnetic Needle, Para 2
Category: Physics Magnetism Electromagnetism Astronomy Geodesy
Topic: [There is a puzzling correspondence between the movements of the magnetic needle in Paris and the occurrence of the Aurora Borealis, visible at Casan in Siberia. Since there seems to be so much evidence against a single magnetic pole, it is possible Siberia has a peculiar magnetic pole which influences other regions]
Person: ARAGO, M. BREWSTER, Dr.
Institution: Academie des Sciences
Issue: 136, 05/06/30 p. 350
Heading: Aurora Borealis, Para 15
Category: Physics Magnetism Electromagnetism Meteorology Climatology
Topic: [A description of the aurora borealis seen at St. Petersburg on the 5th May, 1830]
Issue: 138, 19/06/30 p. 378
Heading: Northern Asia. [Extracts from the Correspondence of Dr. Erman]
Category: Geography Social Anthropology Asia Tibet Russian Empire Physics Magnetism Electromagnetism Philosophy Of Science Religion
Topic: A Visit to the Lamas of Siberia. [Extracts from an originally private correspondence between Dr. Erman in Tibet and his father, Professor Erman in Berlin. They are introduced by an editorial note: "To the scientific observer, they will afford novel and attractive matter, whether his pursuits be directed to the spacious field of nature, or the less sublime, though scarcely less interesting, study of man"]
Person: HANSTEEN, Prof. (of Christiana) DUE, Lieut. (of Christiana) ERMAN, Dr. ERMAN, Prof. CHAMBA-LAMA DALAI-LAMA of THIBET GENTIMUR, Prince (Officer of the Cossacks)
Letter, Spring, 1829
Ed`s Mark: SMITH
Issue: 139, 26/06/30 p. 398
Category: Exploration Geography North Atlantic Ocean Iceland Botany Physics Magnetism Electromagnetism
Topic: [The Russian government will send Capt. Lutke on a North Atlantic expedition to observe the variations of the magnetic needle]
Person: LUTKE, Capt. MERTENS, Mr.
Institution: Imperial Academy of Sciences
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Issue: 042, 13/08/28 p. 660-661
Heading: Watkins on Electro-Magnetism
Category: Physics Electromagnetism
Title: A Popular Sketch of Electro-Magnetism, or Electro-Dynamics; with Plates of the most approved Apparatus for Illustrating the principal Phenomena of the Science, and Outlines of the Parent Sciences Electricity and Magnetism
Author: WATKINS, Francis
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