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Issue: 056, 19/11/28 p. 891, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Animal Architecture), Para 2
Category: Zoology   Rodentia   
Topic: Ingenuity of a Beaver at Paris. [A beaver built a dam at the Jardin des Plantes with twigs and pieces of apple and tightly packed snow]
Person: SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   

Issue: 065, 21/01/29 p. 46, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Mazology), Para 11
Category: Zoology   Ruminantia   Giraffes   
Topic: Two species of Giraffe. [One is native to the Cape of Good Hope and the other to Nubia, according to the naturalist St. Hilaire]
Person: SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   

Issue: 079, 29/04/29 p. 271, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Geology), Para 1
Category: Palaeontology   
Topic: Extinct Animals. [The birds and animals of ancient Egypt are no different from their modern equivalents. The new genera discovered among the fossil skeletons may not be the parent stock of modern animals]
Person: CUVIER   SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   

Issue: 082, 20/05/29 p. 318, Section: Varieties
Heading: Maternal Solicitude of Monkeys, Para 3
Category: Zoology   Primates   Man   Animal Habits, Personality   Care Of Young   
Topic: [The monkey is more intelligent young than old; its maternal instinct is particularly strong and indistinguishable from that of the human female]
Person: SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   
Source: St. Hilaire: The Natural History of Mammiferes   

Issue: 086, 17/06/29 p. 382, Section: Varieties
Heading: Child with Two Heads Living, Para 2
Category: Medicine   Congenital Abnormalities   Disability   
Topic: [A description of Ritta Christina, and examples of two-headed people in folklore and medical history]
Person: SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   RITTA-CHRISTINA   MARTINEZ, M.   BUCHANAN   SIGEBERT   
Source: Le Globe   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 105, 28/10/29 p. 682, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Two Bodies in One, Para 4
Category: Medicine   Congenital Abnormalities   Disability   
Topic: [St. Hilaire has just notified the Paris Academy of Sciences of the case of a native American with two bodies in one, now on his way from Boston to France. St Hilaire is the same academician who announced the imminent arrival of Ritta Christina in Paris]
Person: SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   RITTA-CHRISTINA   NILES, Dr.   WARREN, Dr.   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   
, 19/10/1829
Issue: 108, 18/11/29 p. 731, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Vipers occasionally Viviparous, Para 6
Category: Zoology   Reptiles   Snakes   
Topic: [The common viper has been found, under circumstances which would prevent its shedding its skin, to carry more than three thousand young in its uterus, rather than forming eggs]
Person: DESVOIDY, M. Robineau   SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   DUMERIL, M.   
Source: Le Globe   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   
Letter, 19/10/1829
Issue: 118, 30/01/30 p. 62, Section: Scientific and Miscellaneous
Heading: Vice-President of the French Institution for 1830, Para 4
Category: Science   
Topic: [Dumeril wins the election contest for vice-presidency of the Royal Academy of Sciences of Paris, 1830]
Person: DUMERIL, M.   SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   CORDIER, M.   DUPUYTREN, M.   

Issue: 119, 06/02/30 p. 79, Section: Scientific and Miscellaneous
Heading: Fowls with Human Faces, Para 10
Category: Zoology   Zoopathology   
Topic: [Examples of hens with no beaks]
Person: GUERIN, M. Jules   CUVIER   SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   
Source: Guerin: Medical Gazette   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 282-283
Heading: Paris Academy of Sciences. Sitting of the 12th April
Category: Botany   Trees   Chemistry   Icthyology   Animal Physiology   Entomology   Textiles   Steam Power   
Topic: [1. Milk-tree found at Demerara. 2. Germination of the Nepenthe. 3. Properties of a Sal Gemma. 4. Influence of Water on the Respiration of Fishes. 5. The Bombyx of the ancients. 6. Annual volume of the Board of Longitude. 7. The difference of opinion between St. Hilaire and Cuvier on "the theory of analogy"]
Person: DELESSERT   SMITH (of Edinburgh)   HUMBOLDT   ARNOT, M.   WALLICH, Dr. Nathaniel   ARAGO, M.   DUMAS, M.   BOUE, M.   FLEURENS, M.   LATREILLE   SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   CUVIER   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   East India Company   Botanical Gardens, Calcutta   Board of Longitude   
Letter[s], 12/04/1830
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