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Issue: 018, 25/03/28 p. 287
Heading: Captain Durville`s Collection
Category: Geography   Exploration   Natural History   
Topic: [Five hundred objects of natural history transmitted to the Paris Museum by Messrs. Quoy and Gaymart]
Person: DURVILLE, Captain   QUOY   GAIMARD   
Source: Le Globe   
Institution: Museum of Paris   

Issue: 041, 06/08/28 p. 651, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Zoophytology), Para 2
Category: Zoology   Biology   Microbiology   
Topic: Respiration of Animalcules. [Dutrochet tries to disprove the existence of microscopic animalculae; Raspail asserts that their breathing causes currents in water]
Source: Le Globe   

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]
Source: Le Globe   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 095, 19/08/29 p. 522
Heading: Disease in Indian Corn, and its Effects on Animals
Category: Agriculture   Crops   Plant Diseases   Medicine   Gynaecology   
Topic: [Observations of Roulin in South America, on maize affected by the ergot. Comparisons with the effects on rye. The use of ergot-rye in "midwifery cases". In both rye and maize the ergot acts most strongly just before or shortly after the grain has been gathered. The maize at least loses its harmfulness after a lapse of time; the "maiz peladero" can be safely eaten after a trip from one part of Colombia, over the mountains, to another]
Person: ROULIN, M.   
Source: Le Globe   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 096, 26/08/29 p. 538, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Ill Success of Building Speculations in Paris, Para 1
Category: Geography   France   Demography   Mortality   
Topic: [Many new buildings constructed in France have been left unfinished and the speculators ruined. A governmental commission into the causes now suggests that the empty houses were intended for people with money; the true need is to improve the living conditions of poor people. In eighteen-twenty-seven the average number of inhabitants of a house in Paris was thirty. The overcrowding and attendant high mortality was among the working classes]
Source: Le Globe   

Issue: 107, 11/11/29 p. 714
Heading: New Intestinal Worm
Category: Zoology   Invertebrata   
Topic: [Cuvier read a paper at the French Academy on a new kind of Intestina, or parasite worm. The worm is distinguished by a huge number of air-holes in its body, more than a hundred. It lives in the abdominal cavity or the solid flesh of the polypus and was first observed by Laurillard, keeper of the cabinet of anatomy in the Museum of Natural History]
Source: Le Globe   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   
Paper, 11/11/1829
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: 115, 09/01/30 p. 14, Section: Science
Heading: Elastic Force of Steam, Para 1
Category: Medicine   Public Health   Safety   Steam Power   Law   
Topic: A regulation of the French government for greater security against accident from steam-engines....
Person: ARAGO, M.   DE PRONY, M.   AMPERE, M.   DULONG, M.   
Source: Le Globe   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   
Report, 30/11/1829
Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 106-107, Section: Science
Heading: Paris Academy of Sciences. A Physical Phenomenon explanatory of the Circulation observed in the stem of certain Plants, Para 4
Category: Physics   Chemistry   Plant Physiology   
Topic: [Two-column extract from a report in "le Globe". Dutrochet`s experiments on the effects of heat and light upon water in a tube]
Source: Le Globe   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 129, 17/04/30 p. 235
Heading: Academie des Sciences
Category: Science   Literature   Poetry   
Topic: Election of the poet Lamartine
Source: Le Globe   

Issue: 148, 28/08/30 p. 543
Heading: Longevity, Para 17
Category: Medicine   Public Health   Longevity   Geography   
Topic: [A husbandman in Russia has died aged one hundred and sixty. His relatives are also long-lived]
Source: Le Globe   

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