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Issue: 037, 09/07/28 p. 588, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Astronomy), Para 6
Category: Astronomy   Psychology   Imagination   Scientific Hypotheses   Illusions   
Topic: The Moon. [Observers of the moon, it is suggested, are suggestible, looking at it "with the notion of land, and water, and mountains, in their heads". What they think they see adds weight to the fantasy of an eminent unnamed commentator they do not wish to offend]
Person: BAKER   

Issue: 038, 16/07/28 p. 603, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Astronomy), Para 7
Category: Astronomy   Imagination   Scientific Hypotheses   Illusions   
Topic: Volcano in the Moon. [Luminous spot observed by Captain Rater as likely to be "the conflagration of a lunar forest" as the "volcanic appearance" he had guessed at]
Person: RATER, Capt.   

Issue: 106, 04/11/29 p. 694-695
Heading: Shades of the Dead.--No. XI. Joan of Arc
Category: Social Anthropology   Folklore   Psychology   Philosophy   Imagination   
Topic: [The story of Joan of Arc, containing suggestions as to the psychology of women]
Person: JOAN OF ARC   TURNER, Mr. Sharon   
Source: Turner: History of England during the Middle Ages   

Issue: 124, 13/03/30 p. 158
Heading: A Visionary of Fifty Years ago
Category: Science   Literature   Philosophy   Imagination   Inventions   Steam Power   
Topic: [A literary item, illustrating public resistance to new scientific ideas]

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