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Issue: 030, 14/05/28 p. 471, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Mazology), Para 6
Category: Zoology   
Topic: Anecdote of Instinct in the Ass. [Story of the return of an ass, lost at sea, over two hundred miles of previously unseen ground]
Person: KIRBY   ALDERSON, Lieut.   DUNDAS, Capt.   

Issue: 032, 04/06/28 p. 504, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Entomology), Para 2
Category: Entomology   
Topic: Death instinctively counterfeited. [Tendency of some insects to feign death when they are in danger]
Person: DE GEER   SMELLIE   KIRBY   SPENCER   

Issue: 051, 15/10/28 p. 810, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Animal Mechanics), Para 1
Category: Entomology   
Topic: A Sucking Butterfly. [The parts of insects are not well understood because of their smallness and lack of similarity with vertebrate parts. The butterfly seems to discharge a drop of liquid with which to dissolve sugar; the house-fly does not seem to eject liquid]
Person: REAUMUR   LAMARCK   KIRBY   

Issue: 102, 07/10/29 p. 631
Heading: London University
Category: Science   Education   
Topic: The Sessional Initiatory Lecture [...] delivered in the Medical Theatre, on Thursday the 1st instant, by Professor Bell. [The difference in origin of London University and the old universities of England. The old universities were founded more to preserve religion than to extend learning and improve science. Though the universities of Scotland were less bound by the church and have encouraged science they still require constitutional reform. London University, however, has a constitution which protects thecontinuing provision of "the learning, sciences, and arts, which are useful to men in the pursuits of active life . ."]
Person: BELL   HUTCHINSON   SMITH, Adam   REID, Thomas   STEWART, Dugald   GREGORY   MACLAURIN   SIMPSON   PLAYFAIR   BLACK   CULLEN   THE MUNROS   WYNNE, Charles   KIRBY   LARDNER, Dr.   
Institution: University of London   East India Company   
, 01/10/1829
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