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Issue: 030, 14/05/28 p. 471, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Mazology), Para 6
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
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
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
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