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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: 093, 05/08/29 p. 491, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Phenomena on Boring for Water, Para 5
Category: Geology Physics Magnetism
Topic: [A water-boring instrument became magnetized by its passage through calcareous and siliceous earth]
Issue: 127, 03/04/30 p. 206
Heading: Experiments on the Magnetic Needle
Category: Physics Magnetism Astronomy Geodesy
Topic: [The delayed progress of Humboldt`s project to observe magnetic phenomena, at equinoxes and solstices. Simultaneous observations were intended to be made at Berlin, Frisberg, Paris, St. Petersburg, the Crimea and Siberia]
Person: HUMBOLDT PUKSCHIN, M. Masin KUPFER
Issue: 130, 24/04/30 p. 251
Heading: Royal Academy of Sciences and Belles Lettres, Brussels
Category: Mathematics Historical Sciences Libraries Archaeology Physics Magnetism
Topic: [...] de Chastes, on newly-discovered properties in cones of the second degree [...] Dumortier [...] on two MSS. found in the library of Tournay [...] Roman buildings [...] by M. Reuvens [...] Quetelet [...] on magnetic intensity
Person: CHASTES, M. de DUMORTIER, M. HULTHEM, M. Von REUVENS, M. HUMBOLDT LEVY, Prof. QUETELET, M. LEVY, M. SAUVEUR, M.
Institution: Royal Academy of Sciences and Belles Lettres, Brussels
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
Issue: 150, 11/09/30 p. 575
Heading: Height of the Caucasus, Para 11
Category: Geography Geodesy Mountains Caucasus Alps Physics Magnetism
Topic: [The highest mountains in the Caucasus are higher than Mont Blanc. The force of magnetism is affected by altitude]
Person: KUPFER GAY-LUSSAC
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