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Issue: 137, 12/06/30 p. 361-362
Heading: Present State of Medicine in China. Berlin, March 20
Category: Medicine   Botany   Pharmacology   Surgery   China   
Topic: [Letter signed "C." and marked "Smith", on the history and current practice of medicine in China. Information from Rehmaun of St. Petersburg, who gathered it "during his sojourn among the Mongols of that empire"]
Person: REHMAUN, Dr.   NOITZIN   SUANG   FUNSI   JANTZI   BROWN   
Institution: Royal Asiatic Society   
Letter, 20/03/30 Signed: C.; Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 137, 12/06/30 p. 362-363
Heading: Theory of Colour. Royal Institution. Conversazione, Friday, June 4
Category: Physics   Optics   Light   Psychology   Philosophy   Medicine   Nervous System   Sense Organs   The Eye   Sight   Vision   Art   
Topic: [Brockedon on colour. Its pleasure and interest. The spectrum. Primary or "primitive" colours. Complementary or "antagonist" colours. White and black. Black letters on printed posters "much modified by the complementary hue of the surrounding ground". "The radiated membrane" recently discovered in the human eye. An invention by Mr. Field to help artists gauge the effects of different colour combinations]
Person: BROCKEDON   FERGUSON   NEWTON, Sir Isaac   FIELD   
Source: Ferguson: Lectures - Optics   
Institution: Royal Institution   
Lecture, 04/06/1830 Ed`s Mark: PARKE

Issue: 137, 12/06/30 p. 363
Heading: Royal Society. Thursday, June 10th
Category: Chemistry   Mineralogy   Physics   Electricity   Engineering   
Topic: [1. Thompson of Glasgow on minerals. 2. Fox on the electric current. 3. Members, including Brunel, elected Fellows]
Person: ROGET, Dr.   THOMPSON, Dr.   FOX   BRUNEL   
Institution: Royal Society   
, 10/06/1830
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