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Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 362
Heading: Royal Institution
Category: Geography   Mountains   Alps   
Topic: [Dr. Clarke`s ascent of Mont Blanc]
Person: CLARKE, Dr.   
Institution: Royal Institution   
Paper, June, 1829
Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 366, Section: 367
Heading: Capital Punishment, Para 10
Category: Criminal Law   
Topic: [Execution will not take place publicly any more in the state of New York]

Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 366, Section: Varieties
Heading: Colouring Matter of Lobsters, Para 3
Category: Zoology   Crustacea   Lobsters   
Topic: [The red colour is contained in one of the layers of the shell itself, not in a membrane]
Person: GERMAIN, M.   
Source: Precis Analytique des Travaux de l`Academie de Rouen, pendant l`annee 1828   
Institution: Academie de Rouen   

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: 085, 10/06/29 p. 366, Section: Varieties
Heading: New Compression Pump of M. Thilorier, Para 4
Category: Engineering   Inventions   
Topic: [Monthyon prize for mechanical inventions awarded to Thilorier]
Person: THILORIER, M.   NAVIER, M.   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   
, 16/05/1829
Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 366, Section: Varieties
Heading: New Minerals of Culebras in Mexico, Para 1
Category: Mineralogy   Geology   
Topic: [Two new minerals found by Herrera: a grey mineral, (a bi-selenite of zinc with a proto-sulphite of mercury) and a red mineral (a bi-selenite of zinc with a bi-sulphite of mercury)]
Person: HERRERA, M. J.   RIO, M. Del   

Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 366-367
Heading: Origin of the Word Czar
Category: Philology   
Topic: [Czar means "lord" in the Sclavonian translation of the Bible]
Person: NESTOR   

Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 366
Heading: The Primary Parents of the Human Race
Category: Anthropology   Morphology   Botany   Christian Religion   
Topic: [It seems that different human races are varieties of the same species, just as single damask roses and double white roses originate from the same root. If this is the case, that all humans came from only two parents, then why are people scattered all over the earth? If there was more than one original pair, then there must have been many arks and many Noahs]
Person: ST. VINCENT, M. Bory de   ROULIN, M.   
Letter
Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 367, Section: Varieties
Heading: Complete Treatise on Chemistry, Para 5
Category: Chemistry   
Topic: [French edition of the work of the Swedish chemist, Berzelius, The Treatise on Chemistry]
Person: BERZELIUS   

Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 367, Section: Varieties
Heading: Inhuman Inhumation, Para 9
Category: Public Health   Social Anthropology   Burial   
Topic: [In Verdun a tomb has been opened, in which it seems the occupant was buried alive]

Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 367, Section: Varieties
Heading: M. Gay-Lussac`s Lectures on Chemistry, Para 6
Category: Chemistry   
Topic: [A series of lectures has been published in book-form]
Person: GAY-LUSSAC   

Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 367, Section: Varieties
Heading: Suicide in France, Para 8
Category: Medicine   Public Health   Suicide   
Topic: [Statistics on suicide: age, gender, class. Comparison with England and Germany]

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Issue: 085, 10/06/29 p. 360
Heading: Physiology
Category: Medicine   Circulatory System   Nervous System   Respiratory System   
Title: An Essay on the Connection between the Action of the Heart and Arteries, and the Functions of the Nervous System, and particularly its Influence in exciting the Involuntary act of Respiration
Author: SWAN, Joseph   

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