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A WEEKLY

ILLUSTRATED JOURNAL OF SCIENCE

VOLUME VIII.

MAY 1873 to OCTOBER 1873

To the solid ground
Of Nature trusts the mind that builds for aye."-WORDSWORTH

London and New York:
MACMILLAN AND CO.

1873

HARVARD
UNIVERSITY

LIBRARY

LONDON

R. CLAY, SONS AND TAYLOR, PRINTERS

BREAD STREET HILL

INDEX

Abel (Prof. ), Experiments with Gun-cotton, 534

Argentine Republic, Observatory at Cordoba, 111, 252
Aberdeen University, Prof. Huxley and Ca-sical Studies, 12 Aristotle, his Knowledge of Zoology and Physiology, iig; Trans-
Abiogenesis, Huiz'nga's Experiments, 85 (Br. A.), 478, 504 lation by Barthelemy Saint.Hilaire, 152
Acclimatisation Society of Paris, 57

Arithmetic, Recent Works on, 159, 280
Aoustics, Organ-pipes ind Reeds, 26

Arithmometer, The, 325
Acquired Habits in Plants, 7, 46

Arrowsmith (John), Death of, 54
Anams (Dr. A L.), Maltese Fussil Elephants (Br. A.), 497 Association for the Organisation of Academical Study, 71
Adelaide, Botanic Garden at, 35

Assyrian Expedition, Mr. G. Smith's, 75, 271, 333, 436
Aerial Spectres, 227

Assy, ian Ioscriptions, 112, 115
Aeronautical Society, 192

Astronomical Almanacs, 311, 350, 529
Aírica : East Coast Livingstone Expedition, 13, 170 ; Drawings Astronomical Society, 174
by Bushmen, 6; Schweinfurth's Vocabularies, 17; West * Astronomy, Romance of,” by R. K. Miller, 140
Coast Livingatone Expedition, 170; Central Exploration by Atmosphere of the Sun, 127, 149
Dr. Nachtigal, 75, 313; Schweinfurth on the Monbulta Atomic Theory, 407
Tribes, 374 ; S. African Museum, Cape of Good Hope, 352

Atoms and Ether, 322, 361
"African Sketch Rook," by Winwood Reade, 429

“ Atoms, World of," by Marc-Antoine Gaudin, 81
African Travel, Publications of the Geographical Society, 429 Aulas (T.), Mode of Deposit of Cuckoos' Eggs, 182
Agassiz (Alex.), Originators ot Glacial Theories, Claims ot' Agassiz Aurora, Specirum of the, 536
and Forbes, 24, 44, 222 ; Revision of the Echini,”

103

A us'ra ia, Geological Map of, 352 ; Exploration in the Interior,
Aga siz (Prof. Luis): Penikese Island, Anders in School of 94 ; Scier ce in. 389 (See Adelaide, Melbou ne, Victoria)
Natural History, 12, 34, 230, 271, 314, 404, 454 ; Lectures on Ayrton (F.), Bequest of Oriental Caligraphy to Brit. Museum, 232

Ani nal Lif-, 210 ; Survival of ihe Fittest, 34
Agency for British Naturalisis, Proposed, 513

Babington (Prof. C. C., F.R.S.), Acquired Habits in Plants, 7
Agricultural Society's Journal, 211

Backhouse (T. W.), Zodiacal Light, 181
" Air, its Rela'ions to Clothes, Houses, and Soil," by Dr. Max Bacteria, Dr. Bastian's Experiments, 85, 141, 161, 181, 199, 200,
von Pe teokofer, 483

212, 232, 273, 478, 485, 504, 548 ; Temprat're at which they
Airy (Sir G. B., KC.B), Transit of Venus, 129

are killed, 273; their Development in Organic Infusions, 504
Airy (Huber), Flight of Birds, 362

Baker (Sir Samuel), Safety of his Party, 75. 131 ; Arrival at
Albuny (U.S.), Dudley Observatory, 389

Khartoum, 192, 209; Return to England, 472, 492, 513, 535 ;
Albert Gold Medal of Soc. of Arts, awarded to M. Chevreul, 110 Illness, 557 ; on Lakes Tanganyika and Albert Nyanza, 313
Almada s, Astronomical, 311, 350. 529

Balfour (F. M.), Scientific Endowments, 25
America (Su Albany, Baltimore, Bermudas, Buffalo, Cincinnati,

Bail (R. S., F.R.S.), Dynanometers (Br. A ), 497
Cordoba, Cuha, Indiana, Massachusetts, New York, Para- Balkwil (F. H.), A Difficulty for Darwinists, 252, 395
guay, Phi ade lphia, Washington)

Balloon, Voyage from America to England, 364, 389, 436, 513
American Association for the Advancement of Science, Meeting Balloons, Aërial Spectres seen frum, 227
at Portland, Maine, 354, 389, 472, 392, 512

Balsam Fır of Canada, Structure of its Pith, 53
American Exploring Expeditions, 169, 231, 331, 385

Baltet (C.), “Gralling and Budding,” 180
American Signal Office, 35, 112, 124

Baltimore, Peabody Institute, 253
Ammonites in Margate Cliffs, 155

Baptista (P. J.). Journey across Asrica, 429
Anatomy (See British Association, Sec. D)

Barlow (W. H.), Opening Address, Sec. G, Br. A., 426
· Anatomy, Elementary,” by St. George Mivart, F.R.S., 221 Barometer, Proposed New, 6
Anatomy of Fish, 74

Barometers, Discussion on, 19
Anderson (1. F.), Geological Subsidence and Upheaval, 223

Barrett (W. F., F.C.S), Flammarion's “Atmosphere," by
Anderson School of Nalural History (S e Agassiz, A.)

Gluisher, 22; Westerly Progress of Cities, 102
Andrews (Jas. B.), Perception in Dogs, 6

Bashforth F., B. D ), “ The Motion of Projectiles," 593
Anim us, I istinct in, 6, 65, 67, 78, 232, 284, 302, 322

Bastian (Prof. A.), Worship of the Heavenly Bodies, 17
Ant, Honey-making, 116, 250

Bastian (Dr H. C.), (See Archebiosis, Bacteria)
Anthropological Insitute, 19, 58, 79, 135, 195.

Baravian Society of Experimental Pnilosophy, 557
Anthropological Society, Berlin, 17 ; Society, Paris, 113

Bath Natural History Society, 153
Antiquiiy cf Man, Discussion at American Associatiun, 392

Beadle (B.A.), Journey of the Pombeiros across Africa, 429
"Aniquity of Man," by Sir C. Lyell, Bart., F.R.S., 462 Beddoe (John, F.R.S.), Opening Address, Sec. D, Br. A., 457
Ants, Habits of, 244, 303

Bedwell. F. A., Ammonites in Margate Cliffs, 155
Aphides and Bres, 201, 263

Bees and Aphides, 201, 263
Apbis." Etymology of, 103

Beke (Dr. C. T.), African Travels, 429
Appendix Vermifurmis and the Evolution Hypothesis, 509

Belfast Na'ural History Socie y, 503
Appleton (Dr. C. E), Endowment of Research, 262

Belgium Royal Academy of Science, 130, 275, 375; Records of
Approach Ca 'sed by Veloci y, 25

hundredth Anniversary, 4
April Meteors, Observations by W. F. Denning, 6

Bell (Lowthian), Address to the Iron and Steel Institute, 34
Aquarium, Brighton, 25, 171, 191, 229, 231, 313, 372, 473; Bengal, Asiatic Society of, un
Additions to Collection, 36, 55, 76, 94, 113, 131, 173, 193,

Bennett (Altre 1 W.), Fertilisa ion of Wild Pansy and Ground Ivy,
232, 273, 294. 473 ; Official Guide-book, 160 ; Description by 49, 121, 143 ; Research at the Universities, 433 ; Movements
W. S. Kent, FZ.S., 531

of Glands of Drosera (Br. A.), 479
Aquarium, Crystal Palace, 12, 131, 230, 532

Benson (Col. R., F.R.S.), Venomous Caterpillars, 303
Arabia, Travels in, 395

Bentham (G.), Address to the Linnean Soc., 171; Co upositæ, 352
Archæological Association, Meeting at Sheffield, 333, 354 Berlin : Anthropological Society, 17, 272 ; Cnemical Society,
Avc æological Institute, Meeting at Exeter, 270, 284

80, 135, 176, 236, 256, 316 ; Geographical Society, 195
Ar. hæology, Lec'ur ship in Scotland, 54

Bermudas, Geological Peculiarities o, 267
Arche biosis, Bestiin, Sanderson an t Huizin za's Experiments,

Berwickshire Natu ali-ts' Club, 141
85, 141, 161, 181, 199, 200, 212, 232, 273, 478. 485, 504, 548 Beyls and Emcial.is, Research.s un, 254, 284
Voyage of the Polaris, 54, 75, 131, 171, 214, 217, 271, 313, Bettany (G. T., B.Sc.), Oreodon Remains in Woodwardian
355, 404, 435, 515, 535, 558

Museum, 309, 385

die , 193, , , , 487

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