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Issue: 037, 09/07/28 p. 588, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Meteorology), Para 5
Category: Meteorology   
Topic: Scientific Encroachments. [Classificatory divisions. Rain described as a "mineral"]
Person: MOHS   BRAYLEY, Mr., Jnr.   MACLEAY   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 038, 16/07/28 p. 603, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Botany), Para 2
Category: Botany   Philosophy   Science   
Topic: Beauty of Flowers. [Does the study of botany detract from our pleasure in the beauty of flowers?]
Person: KENT, Miss   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   
Paper [extract]
Issue: 048, 24/09/28 p. 764, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Conchology), Para 4
Category: Zoology   Mollusca   
Topic: Propagation of Oysters, Etc. [Luroth, in the "Bulletin des Sciences", accuses Hume of inaccuracy in "Philosophical Transactions"]
Person: LUROTH, M. S. G.   HOME, Sir E.   BAUER   BOJANUS, M.   BLAINVILLE   
Source: Bulletin des Sciences   Philosophical Transactions   Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 048, 24/09/28 p. 764, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Entomology), Para 3
Category: Entomology   
Topic: The Hessian Fly. [Its extensive destruction of the wheat crops of North America]
Person: BANKES, Sir Joseph   SCORBY, Rev. Mr.   SAY   
Source: Loudon`s Magazine of Natural History   Philadelphia Journal   

Issue: 048, 24/09/28 p. 765, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Mazology), Para 8
Category: Zoology   
Topic: Head of a Hippopotamus. [Dimensions of the specimen arrived in England]
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 048, 24/09/28 p. 765, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Ornithology), Para 7
Category: Ornithology   
Topic: Birds of Passage. [Eckstroem has published tables of Swedish and Finnish migratory birds]
Person: ECKSTROEM, M.   MAGNUS, M.   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 048, 24/09/28 p. 765-766, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Botany), Para 4
Category: Botany   
Topic: Electro-Attraction of Leaves. [Electricity and plants]
Person: ASTIER, M.   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 781, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Acoustics), Para 6
Category: Physics   Sound   
Topic: Concord and Discord
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 781, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Botany), Para 4
Category: Botany   
Topic: Australasian Botany. [Publication on the rare plants of New Holland]
Person: GUILLEMIN, M.   BROWN   BRODA   DELESSERT   
Source: Broda`s Prodromus Florae Novae Hollandiae   Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 049, 01/10/28 p. 781, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Meteorology), Para 5
Category: Meteorology   
Topic: Temperature in Owhyhee
Person: MENZIES, Mr. A.   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 051, 15/10/28 p. 812, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Botany), Para 4
Category: Botany   
Topic: Rival Systems of Linnaeus and Jussieu. [Observation of Miss Kent, that there is a rivalry between the "artificial" classificatory system of Linnaeus and "natural" method of Jussieu. The Athenaeum advocates knowledge of both]
Person: LINNAEUS   JUSSIEU   KENT, Miss   BICHENO, Mr.   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 054, 05/11/28 p. 860, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Entomology), Para 4
Category: Entomology   
Topic: The Light of the Glow-Worm. [A wounded glow-worm seems to become more luminous than before]
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 054, 05/11/28 p. 860, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Herpetology), Para 3
Category: Zoology   Entomology   Medicine   Morbid Anatomy   
Topic: The Worm of Corruption. [What kind of animals were the maggots and small red worms found in the partially disintegrated remains of the patriot Hampden?]
Person: HAMPDEN   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 054, 05/11/28 p. 861, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Botany), Para 8
Category: Botany   Literature   
Topic: Dryden and Addison no Botanists. [Virgil`s description of the Italian Aster (Aster Amellus) wrongly translated by both Addison and Dryden, to misrepresent the flower]
Person: KENT, Miss   DRYDEN   ADDISON   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   Virgil: Georgics   

Issue: 056, 19/11/28 p. 891, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Saurology), Para 9
Category: Zoology   Reptiles   
Topic: Brazilian Lizards. [Hunting Monitor lizards]
Source: Magazine of Natural History   Seba, tome ii, pl. 105, fig. 1   

Issue: 056, 19/11/28 p. 892, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Anthropology), Para 12
Category: Biology   Climate   Ecology   
Topic: Influence of Climate. [The nature of man seems defective, according to Von Buch, where bushes will not grow]
Person: VON BUCH, M.   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 058, 03/12/28 p. 924, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Botany), Para 9
Category: Botany   Literature   Medicine   Bees   
Topic: What is Starwort? [What is the plant called Starwort by Graham in his "British Georgics"? He recommends it as a remedy for sickly bees]
Source: Graham, British Geography   Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 065, 21/01/29 p. 45, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Animal Mechanics), Para 5
Category: Ornithology   Animal Habits, Personality   
Topic: The Nut-hatch. [A captive nuthatch was seen to pivot on its feet and use its whole head as a hammer, trying to peck its way free]
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 065, 21/01/29 p. 47, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Nepheology), Para 6
Category: Meteorology   Clouds   
Topic: Arched Clouds. [A form of wane cloud, called "Windreels" in Kent. An example, perhaps of the same (continuous) cloud, noted at Blackheath and Plymouth in May, 1828]
Person: HARVEY   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 119, 06/02/30 p. 79, Section: Scientific and Miscellaneous
Heading: Extraordinary power of Whistling, Para 4
Category: Medicine   Special Physiology   Voice   Music   
Topic: [Biographical article on Bewick mentions his faculty for whistling]
Person: BEWICK, Thomas   DOVASTON, Mr.   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 119, 06/02/30 p. 79, Section: Scientific and Miscellaneous
Heading: Tame Wolf in the Jardin du Roi, Para 7
Category: Zoology   Animal Habits, Personality   Domestic Animals   
Topic: [Extract from an article by Mrs. Lee, on the wolf cub given to Baron Cuvier`s daughter-in-law]
Person: LEE, Mrs.   CUVIER   CUVIER, Madame   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   
Institution: Menagerie of the Jardin des Plantes, Paris   

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 101
Heading: Fossil Remains of Sussex, Para 1
Category: Palaeontology   Fossil Molluscs   Fossil Reptiles   
Topic: [Paraphrase, one and a half columns long, of an article from the January "Magazine of Natural History", describing Mantell`s museum in Lewes. Not only does the museum contain the best collection of chalk fossils in the country but Mantell has made further discoveries in the layers below the chalk, of the bones of "vertebrated animals, some of which were of enormous magnitude" in the beds of Weald clay, sand and sandstone]
Person: MANTELL   BAKEWELL   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

Issue: 121, 20/02/30 p. 111
Heading: New Species of British Snake
Category: Zoology   Reptiles   
Topic: [A new type of snake, to Britain, has possibly been found near Dumfries]
Person: SIMMONS, T. M.   SOWERBY   
Source: Magazine of Natural History   

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