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Bees, Recent Researches on, 308; Habits of, by Sir John Lub-
bock, Bart., F.R.S., 408 ; Visiting Flowers, 189
Beeton's " Science, Art, and Literature," 201
Beke (Dr.), Site of the true Mount Sinai, 312
Belfast, Naturalists' Field Club, 4; Queen's College, 350
Belgium, Academy of Sciences, 33, 394; Horticultural Society,

71 ; Science, 174, 428, 452, 453, 493
Bell (Alfred), Murchison Fund presented to, 354
Bell (Thomas, F.R.S.), "British Quadrupeds," 437
Belt, (Thos., F.G.S.), "The Naturalist in Nicaragua," 218,
469

Bennett (A. W., F.L.S.), "How Flowers are Fertilised," 54;

Use of Terms in Cryptogamic Botany, 323 ; Fertilisation of

Furuariacecc, 484 ; Pollen-grains in the Air, 485
Bentham (Geo.), Address on Inauguration of Linnean Society's

Rooms, 30; his Resignation of the Presidency, 282, 331
Berkeley (Rev. M. J., F.L.S.), Potato Disease, 183; Weber-

bauer's "Fungi of North Germany," 200
Bermuda, Botany of, 369

Berthelot (M.), New Remarks on the Chemical Elements, 231
Biblical Archaeology, Society of, u6, 215, 376, 476
Bickmore (A. L., Ph.D.), Natural History Museum, New
York, 9

Bigsby (Dr. J. J., F.R.S.), Murchison Medal awarded to, 353
Binz (Prof.), Effects of Alcohol on Warm-blooded Animals

(Br. A.), 132
Biology, Elementary, 43
Birds and Agriculture, 232

Birds, Flight of; 5, 221, 242, 260, 301, 381, 390,403,422,
440

Birds, Flowers of the Primrose destroyed by, 482, 509
Birds, Mr. Garrod's New Classification of, 290
Birkenhead Literary and Scientific Society, 152
Birmingham Marine Excursion, 253; Natural History Society,
35'

Briggs (T. R. Archer), Flowers of the Primrose destroyed by

Birds, 509
Black (W. J.), Rain-gauge at Sea, C3
Black Rain, 43

Blanford (W. T., F.G.S.), Glaciers in Hindostan, 63
Blanshard (C. T.), Evolution applied to the Chemical Ele-
ments, 6
Blood-pressure in the Heart, 131
BIyth (Edwd.), Obituary Notice of, 191

Boston (U.S.), Natural History Society, 53," 176, 196, 256,
391

Botany; Botanic Garden, Cambridge, 427; Botanical Collec-
tions, British Museum and Kew; Report of Science Com-
mission, 397; Botanical Society, Edinburgh, 216; Journal of
Botany, 314, 474; "Botany of the Bible," by Frederic Ham-
ilton, 101 ; Botany of Bermuda, 369; Botany of the Challenger,
450, 485 ; Results of the Polaris Expedition, 405 ; "Botany,
Technical," by Dr. Julius Wiesner, 342; "Lindley's Treasury
of, Botany," by Dr. Lindley (new ed.) 300, 344; Vine
Disease, 427; Botany of Brisbane, 452; of Haarlem and
Carlsruhe, 428

Bradley (S. M., F.R.S.), "Comparative Anatomy and Physi-
ology," 120
Brain, Localisation of Cerebral Functions, 131
Brazil, National Museums in, 463
Bremen, Agricultural Exhibition, 373
Brewer (W. H.), Herbert Spencer's " Sociology," 477
Buffaloes slaughtered for their Hides, 373
Brighton Aquarium, 113, 451
Brisbane, Botany, 452

British Association; Report of Committee on Units, 18; Brad-

foid Meeting, 34; Arctic Exploration, 37
British Museum, its Administration, I, 26, 53, 103, 114, 272,

277> 427. 512 j Report of Science Commission, 397, 410
Brodie (Sir B. C. Bart., F.R.S.), Induction Tube of W.

Siemens, 308; Synthesis of Formic Aldehyde,, 315
"Brontotheridoe," a new family of P'ossil Mammals, 227
Broun (J. A., F.R.S.), Sun Spots and Terrestrial Magnetism,
. 154

Brown (Robt., M.A., Ph.D.), "The Races of Mankind," 279
Brown Institution, Lectures by Dr. Burdon Sanderson, 92
Brunton (Dr.), Effects ot Alcohol on Warm-blooded Animals

(lir. A.), 132; Poison ol Indian Snakes, 294
Buchan (Alex.), Simultaneous Meteorological Observations,

343

Buck (E.C.), Optical Phenomenon, 183
Budd (W., M.D., F.R.S)., "Typhoid Fever," 280
Buller (Dr. Walker L.), Rallus modestus, 5
Busk (Prof.Geo., F.R.S.), Human bone in the Settle Cave, 14,
70, 156

California, Academy of Sciences, 351
Callard (T. K.), Stalagmitic Deposits, 171
Calvert (Dr. Crace, F.R.S.), Obituary Notice of, 16
Cambridge; Science at, 16, 33, 53, 71, 92, 131, 151, 171, 272,
292, 350, 372, 411, 427, 511 ; Scholarships and Examinations
for Natural Science, 209; Cavendish Laboratory, Jesus Col-
lege, 410; Philosophical Society, 96; Ornithological Collec-
tion, 312; Rede Lecturer, Sir Samuel Baker, 229; Physiology,
297 ; Natural Science Club, 213
Cambridge (U.S.) Zoological Museum, 389
Cameron (Lieut.), African Search Expedition, 318, 363
Canadian Geological Survey, 213

Carpenter (Dr. W. B., F.R.S.), Ocean Currents, 423; Swiney

Lectures, 590; Eozoon canadense, 491
Carpenter (Dr. W. Lant), Specific Gravity of Sea-water,

282

Carpenter (Jas., F.R.A.S.), "The Moon, as a Planet, a World,

and a Satellite," 358
Carrier Pigeons utilised in Paris, 373

Casella (Louis P.), Casella-MUler Thermometer, 5, 41, 62,
102

Caspian Sea, Fish of the, 171

Cathcart (LoH), his Prize for Essays on Potato Disease, 161
Cavendish Laboratory, Jesus College, Cambridge, 410
Caveat Settle, Human Remains, 14, 70, 156
Cave at St. Asaph, 156

Celestial Chemistry, J. N. Lockyer, F.R.S., on, 411, 429
Cephalopoda, Gigantic, 332, 430; Ink of the Cuttle-fish, 363
Cerebral Functions, Localisation of the, 131
Challenger Expedition; Notes from the, 92, 182, 304, 410, 423;

Botany of Bermuda, 369 ; of Fernando Noronha. 388; of St.

Vincent and Cape de Verde Islands, 450; of Tristan

d'Acunha, 485

Chambers (Coote M.), Stick-fish and Habits of Sea-pens, 13
Charter House, Science Lecture at, 247

Chemistry: " Chemical Analysis. Quantitative," by T. E. Thorpe,
Ph.D., 26; New Remarks on Chemical Elements, 231 ; Che-
mical Equilibrium, 195 ; Chemical Society, 32, 36, 76,115,155,
235. 295. 335. 375. 415. 455. 494; Journal, Abstracts of
Original Foreign Papers, 377; "Analytical Chemistry," by
Pink and Webster, 278; Celestial Chemistry, by J. N.
Lockyer, F.R.S., 411, 429; "Elements of Chemistry," by
W. A. Miller, M.D., LL.D., 380; Industrial Chemistry,
370; "Inorganic Chemistry," by R. Meldola, 280; "Intro-
duction to Chemistry," by Rev. A. Rigg, 342; Practical
Continental Chemistry, 113; Text Book by M. Chrestomanos,
Athens, 298; "Laboratory Guide," by A. H. Church, M.A.,
420

Cheshire, Ornithology of, 132

Chisholm (H. W.), Weighing and Measuring, and Standards of
Weight and Measure, 47, 87; Ancient Egyptian Balances,
122 ; Lavoisier's Work in the foundation of the Metric System,
185'

Chisholm (Mrs.), "Perils in the Polar Seas," 241
Chrestomanos (Prof.); "Text-Book of Chemistry," 298
Christie (A. C), Lakes with two Outfalls, 485, 500
Chudleigh (Augustine), Garrod's Theory of Nerve Force, 163
Church (Arthur Herbert, M.A.), "The Laboratory Guide,"
420

Cincinnati Observatory, 93

Civil Engineers, Institution of, 17, 135, 172, 355

Clark (J. Edmund), Meteor Shower at Heidelberg, 143

Clarke (W. Bruce), Stalagmitic Deposits, 171

Clerk-MaxweH (Prof.), his Laboratory at Cambridge, 297

Clifton College Scientific Society, 391

Climate of Scotland, Change in the, 72, 156

Clock, Electrical, for London, 351

"Clouds, Classification of," by Prof. A. Poey, 163

Coal, Appliances for its Economic Consumption, 272

Cobbold (T. S., F.R.S.), "Internal Parasites of Domesticated

Animals," 4
Cold Treatment of Gasjs, 42
College of Physicians, 16
College of Surgeons, 54, 397
Comber (T.), Fertilisation of Fumariacex, 484
Comets, New, 72, 92, 331, 491
Comets; Orbits, 229; Spectra, 193

"Comparative Anatomy and Physiology," by S. M. Bradley,

F.R.C.S., 120
Connecticut Academy, 336
Conservation of Energy, 198

Conchology, Bequest to Cambridge University, 92
"Constants of Nature," by Prof. F. W. Clark, 391
Convection Currents, Heating of Fluids by, 247
Cooke (G. W.), Vivisection, 202
Cooper (T. T., F.R.G.S.), "The Mishmee Hills," 438
Cope (Prof.), Fossil Mammals in Colorado, 294
Cordoba, Swarm of Locusts, 230; Observatory, 264
Corinth, Canal through the Isthmus, 172
Cowan (T. W.), Wealden Fossils, 241

Crewe Mechanics' Institution, Science Lectures for the People,
249

Croll ( —), Ocean Currents, 423
Cryptogamic Botany, Use ol Terms, 203, 323
Cuckoo and young Pipit, 123

Culley (R. S.), Atmospheric Telegraphy, S3 ; Telegraphing Ex-
traordinary, 242

Cunningham (O. Douglas, M.B.), Microscopic Examinations of
Air, 330

Currents; their Effect on Temperature, 213; Laughton's " Phy-
sical Geography in Relation to Winds and Currents;"
Jordan on "The Ocean, its Tides and Currents," 238
Curry (John), Stalagmitic Deposits, 122, 171
Cuttle-fish, 363; Gigantic, at Newfoundland, 382, 403
Cyclones: Notes on, by Mr. Meldrum, 213 ; Theory of, 221
Czermak (Johann Nepomuk), Obituary Notice of, 63

«' Dahomey as it is," by J. A. Skertchley, 460

D'Albertis' (L. M.), Discoveries in New Guinea, 482, 490

D'Alviella (Count G.), "Lapland and Sahara," 261

Darwin (Chas.. F.R.S.), Recent Researches on Termites and

Bees, 308; Fertilisation of the Fumariacea;, 460; Primroses

destroyed by Birds, 482
"Darwin on Expression, Reviewed," by Alex. Bain, LL.D., 2
Darwinism; Barraude on Trilobites, 261
Darwin (Francis), Bees visiting Flowers, 189
Dawkins (W. Boyd, F. R.S.), Northern Range of the Basques,

33° , .

Dawkins (Geo.), Rainbow and its Reflection, 322
Dawkins (Geo. M., F.R.S.), Lakes with two Outfalls, 363
Dawson, (G. M.), Fluctuations of American Lakes, and Deve-
lopment of Sun-spots, 504
Dawson (J. W., LL.D., F.R.S.), "Story of the Ejrth and
Man," 1S0

Day (Surgeon-Major, F., F.Z.S.), "Freshwater Fish of India

and Burmah," 159
Death, method of recognising, 171
De Candolle (M.), Medal Awarded to, 71
Deep-Sea Fauna, 15
Deep-Sea Soundings, 41, 150

Deep-Sea Temperature, 41, 62, 102, 387, 423, 445
Devonshire (The Duke of), Gilt of Physical Laboratory to Cam-
bridge University, 511
Deer, Prince Alfred's, Cen'us alfretii, 390

De la Rue (Dr. Warren, F.R.S.), Gilt of Aslronomical Appa-
ratus to Oxford University, 52, 91, 136
De la Rive (Prof. A.), Obituary Notice of, 143
Denning (W. F.), Shooting Star, 463

Derby (The Earl of, K.G.), Industry and Science, 217, 237,
271, 277

Deville (C. S.), Weather Prognostications, 445, 470

Dewar (Mr. J. and Dr. McKendrick), Physiological Action of

Ozone, 104
Dew Ponds, 43

Diffraction Spectrum Photography, 224

Diverticulum of the Small Intestine, as a Rudimentary Structure,
82

Dodlet (The) and the Dodo, 191

Draper (Dr. Henry), Diffraction Spectrum Photography, illus-
trated, 224

Dublin; College of Surgeons, 410; Royal Irish Academy, 96,
195, 249, 355, 512; Royal College of Science, 70, 92, 131,
292; Geological Society, 96; Zoological Society, 255;
University, 70

Dundee; Chamber of Commerce and Arctic Exploration, 37;

Albert Institute, 72; Science in, 152, 453
Durham, Natural History Transactions, 351
Duppa (B. F., F.R.S.), Obituary Notice of, 33
Dyer (Prof. Thiselton), Flowers of the Primross destroyed by

Bird-, 509
Dynamical Units, 18
Dysteology and Natural Selection, 361

Earth (The), its Rigidity, 103; Shrinking and Terrestrial

Magnetism, 201
Earth-Sculpture, by Prof. A. Geikie, F.R.S., 53, 89, no
Earthquakes; Turkey, Guatemala, IS; Asia Minor, San

Salvador, 92; Turkey, Anatolia, Lima, 152; Argyleshire,

242; Asia Minor, European Turkey, 249 ; New Guinea, 263;

Algeria 451; St. Thomas, 483
Echo at Maidenhead, 242
Echoes, Harmonic, 6

Eclipse of 1871, Da'.ch Photographs of, 61; 102
Ecuador, University of Quito, 428

Edinburgh; Botanical Society, 72,216; Geological Society,
50, 87, 295, 376, 495; Museum of Science and Art, 34, 70,
131; Royal Physical Society, 275, 395, 476, 516; Royal
Society, 96, 104, 195, 255, 316, 347, 355. 47°; Scottish
Meteorological Society, 335,346; University, 53, 389, 451,
45 7> 5°' ; Lectures by Prof. Tait, 312

Education : Female, 471 ; Medical, 21 ; Necessity for a Minister
of, 271, 294; Workmen in Vienna, 17, in Germany and
England, 217, in Sweden and Chili, 152; Prof. Tait on
"Cram," 501

Egerton (Sir P. deM. Grey, Bart., F.R.S.), Letter to him from

Prof. L. Agassiz, 121
Eggs of Siluroid Fishes, 272
Egyptian Balances, Ancient, 122

Electricity; Electric Clocks, 193, 351; Silent Electrical Dis-
charges, 244, 308; Electric Experiment, 422; Electrical
Phenomena in the leaf of Dionxii muscipula, 75; Electrical
Units, iS; Siemens' Induction Tube, 308; Electro-torsion,
2'5

Elevation of Mountains, 01

Ellis (A. J., F.R.S.), Algebraical Analogues of Logical Rela-
tions, 75

Ellis (George E.), " Life of Count Rumford," 117
Endowment of Research, 71, 237, 272, 277, 337, 398
Equilibrium of Temperature of Gaseous Columns subjected to
Gravity, 27

Ethnology; Ethnological Museum at Royal Albert Hall, 170;

Tribes of Bengal, 233; Dr. Maclay's Researches among the

Papuans, 32S; Living Individuals of the Akka tribes, 231;

Fritsch's "South African Races," 479
Entomology: Kdling of Specimens, 162; Ants, 219; Bees,

1S9, 308, 408; "Our Common Insects," 498 ; Entomological

Society, 95, 136, 255, 335, 354, 375, 416,475 {Set Fertilisation

of Flowcis by Insects)
Evapometcr, Automatic, Prof. Hough's, 250
Everett (A. H.), Denudation ot Limestone Hills of Sarawak,

163

Evolution applied to the Chemical Elements, 6
"Evolution of Living Things," by Rev. G. Henslow, 41
Experiments; Electric, 422; Experimental Illustrations, 323
Extermination of Marine Mammalia, 112
"Extinct Vertebrate Fauna of the United States," by Pror.
J. Leidy, 41S

Famine in India, and Meteoiology, 222

Faye's Theory of Sun Spots, 254

Fayrer (Dr.), Poison of Indian Snakes, 294

Female Education, 471

Fcnland Meteorological Circular, 391

Fernanda Noronha, Botany of, 388

Ferrier (Prof.), Functions of the Brain, 249

Fertilisation of Flowers by Insects, 44, 164, 189, 220

Fertilisation of the Fumariacea:, 423, 460, 484

Finsbury, Science Lectures in, 17

"Fish (Freshwater) of India and Burmah," by Surgeon-Major

F. Day, F.Z.S., 159
Fish of the Caspian Sea, 171
Fish of the Ganges, 470

"Fishes of the Pacific," by Albert E. L, G. Giinther, 120
Fishes, Siluroid, 272

Fisher (Rev. O., F.G.S.), Relation of Man to the Ice-sheet, 43;

Elevation of Mountains, 61
Flight of Birds, 5, 22t, 242, 260, 301, 381, 390, 403, 422, 440
Florence, International Horticultural Show, 427
Flower (Prof.), Fossil Sirenian, 13
Flowers, Fertilisation of, by Insects (See Fertilisation),
Flowers of Primrose destroyed by Birds, 509
Fluctuations of American Lakes, 504

Fog, Destruction of Sound by, 215; Prof. Tyndall on the
Acoustic Transparency and Opacity ot the Atmosphere, 251,
267

Fonvielle (W. de), Sale of "Les Ballons du Siege" pro-
hibited, 293; Aeronautical Experiment, 427; Deville's
Weather Prognostications, 445

Forbes (D.)., Volcanic Theory, 141

Forbes (Geo.), Transit of Venus, 487

Formic Aldehyde, Synthesis of, 315

Fossil Bird, New, 151; Brontotherida1, 227 ; Colorado River,

273; Sirenian, from Suffolk, 13
Foster (Dr. Michael), his Laboratory at Trin. Coll., Cambridge,

297

Foster (Prof. M., F.R.S.), Obituary Notice of J. N. Czermak,

63; Effects of Temperature on Reflex Action, 83, 101
Fox (C), Spinous Shark, Intellect of Porpoises, 42
Fox, The, Collective Instinct, 5

France; Commission of Commercial Geography, 332; School
of Horticulture, 193; Association for the Advancement of
Science, 497 (See Paris)

Frankfort Natural History Society, 273

Frankland (Prof.), Report on Pollution of Rivers, 197

Frankland (F. W.), Physical Axioms, 484, 500

Franklin Expedition, 131, Franklin Institute, 94, 153, 234,
5H

Frewer (Ellen E.), Schweinfurth's "Heart of Africa," 340

Fritsch (Dr. Gustav), "South African Races," 479

"Frog, Common," by St. George Mivart, F.R.S., 10, 28, 67,

107, 147, 186, 264, 305, 367, 406
Fry (Edw.), Moraines of Ancient Glaciers, 103
Fuel, Economy of, Exhibition in Manchester, 17
Fumariacea?, Fertilisation of the, 423, 460, 484
Fungi, Exhibition of, 151

"Fungi of Northern Germany," by O. H. Weberhauer, 200
Fungus, New, 470

Galabin (Dr.), Theory of the Pulse, 125
Galileo's Work in Acoustics, 169

Galton (F., F.R.S.), Men of Science, and a Proposed Statistical
Scale, 342, 344

Galton (John C), Dr. Maclay's Researches among the Papuans,
328

Gamier (F.), Assassinated in Tonquin, 213

Garrett (Andrew), "Fishes of the Pacific," 120

Garrod (A. H.), Pettigrew's "Animal Locomotion," 221, 281;
the Heart and the Sphygmograph, 327, 362; Flight of Birds,
301, 382; Moon's Want of Atmosphere, 382; Theory of
Nerve Force, 163; New Classification of Birds, 290

Gaseous Column subjected to Gravity, its Temperature, 27

Gases,'.Cold Treatment of, 42

Geikie (Prof. A., F.R.S.), Earth Sculpture, 50, 89; Southern
Uplands of Scotland, 81; "Science Primers—Geology,"
181 ; Metamorphism and Volcanic Action, 295

Geikie (J.), "The Great Ice-age and the Antiquity of Man,"
3«8, 339. 383

Geography; Geographical Society, 16, 37, 92, 113; "Physical
Geography, in relation to Winds and Currents," by J. K.
Laughton, M.A., F.R.A.S-, 238; Swiney Lectures, 490;
Geological Magazine, 374; Geological Society, 55, 94, 234,
275. 335. 374. 434. 475. 5*5; Presentation of Medals, 248,
353

Geology; Astronomical Speculations, 388; Canadian Survey,
213 j Denudation of Limestone Hills of Sarawak, 162 ; Earth-
Sculpture, by Prof. Geikie, F. R.S., 50, 87, 110 ; " Geology,"

, by Prof. Geikie, 181 ; Influence of Geological Changes on the
Earth's Rotation, 345; Microscopic Petrography, 79;
Nicaragua, 220; Post-Tertiary; "The Great Ice-Age and
the Antiquity of Man," by Prof. Geikie, 318, 339; Results
of the Polaris Expedition, 405; Southern Uplands of Scot-
land, 22, 57, 81 ; Vienna Institute, 176, 256, 496; Geologists'
Association, 95, 155, 172. 235. 37°, 4'°

"Geometrical Conic Sections," by G. Richardson, M.A., 101

"Geometry, Elementary," by J. M. Wilson, M.A., 81
"Geometry, Solid and Conic Sections," by J. M. Wilson, M. A.,
81

Gigantic Cephalopod, 332, 403

Gilbert (J. H., Ph.D., F.R.S.), Experiments on the Growth of

Barley, 317
Glacial Moraines, 103

Glacial Period; "The Great Ice-Age," by J. Geikie, 318, 339,
383

Glaciation, Polar, 515
Glaciers in Ilindostan, 63

Gladstone (Dr. J. H.), Flowers 01 the Primrose destroyed by

Birds, 509, 512

Glaishcr (J. W. L.), Continued Products and Continued Frac-
tions, 234

Glasgow; Philosophical Society, 715 Geological Society, 96,
312, 316, 345, 456; Society of Field Naturalists, 435; Uni-
versity, 273, 490
Godefiroy (Cresar), his Museum at Hamburg, 120
Goodenough (Capt Jas. E., R.N.), Rain-Gauge at Sea, 63
Gore (Geo., F R.S.), Electro-torsion, 215
Gottingen, Royal Society of Sciences, 176, 275, 496
Gould (Dr.), Swarm of Locusts at Cordoba, 230; Astronomy in

the Argentine Confederacy, 264
Grasses and Fodder Plants of South Australia, 512
Gray (Dr. J. E., F.R.S.), Stick-fish and Sea-pens, 13
Gray (Stephen), Lecture by Dr. Richardson on, 247
Green (A. H.), "The Great Ice-Age and the Antiquity of Man,"

by J. Geikie, 318, 339, 383
Greenwood (Col. George), Lakes with two Outfalls, 441, 500;

Beech pierced by a Thorn Plant, 463, 501
Griffin (J. J., F.C.S.), "Scientific Handicraft," 201
Gulf Stream, Limits of the, 343, 383

Giinther (Albert C. L. G.), Garrett's "Fishes of the Pacific,"
120

Guather (Dr. Albert, F.R.S.), Day's "Freshwater Fish of India

and Burmah." 159
Guthrie (T.), Cold Treatment of Gases, 42

IIaeckel(I'rof. Ernst), Infusoria, 247 ; Biography of Prof. T. H.

Huxley, F.R.S., with Portrait, 257;
Haeckel's "Creation of Organised Beings," 470
Haileybury Natural Science Society, 274
Hall (A.), Genesis in Borneo, 163
Hamilton (Frederic), "La Botanique de la Bible," IOI
Hancock (the late Albany), Obituary Notice of, 43 Memorial

to, 130

"Handicraft, Scientific," by J. J. Griffin, F.C.S., 201
Hausemann (G.), Temperature of Gaseous Column subjected to
Gravity, 27

Harkness (Prof. R., F.R.S.), Southern Uplands of Scotland, 22,

57.81
Harmonic Echoes, 6
Harrow School, Management of, 34
Ilartwig (Dr. G.), "The Sea and its Wonders," 40
Harvard University (U.S.), 452

Harvey (Dr. William), Memorial Window in Folkstone Church,
471

Haughton (Rev. S., F.R.S.), "Principles of Animal Mechanics,"
289

Hayden (Dr.), his American Survey, 72, 452
Hay ward (R B.), Spencer and d priori Axioms. 499
Hearder (Dr. J. N., F.C.S.), Physiological Effects of Ozone,
182

Heart (the), and.the Sphygmograph, Lecture by A. H. Garrod,

327, 362

I leer (Prof.), Wollaston Gold Medal presented to, 353
Helmholtz (Prof.), Copley Medal awarded to, 91 ; Direction of
Balloon J, 312

Henderson (Geo., M.D., and A. O. Hume), "Lahore to Yar-
kund," 3

Henessy (H.), Internal Condition of the Earth, 103
Henslow (Rev. G.), "Theory of Evolution of Living Things,"
41

Herschel (A. S., F.R.A.S.), Spectra of Shooting Stars, 142
Ilibberd (Shirley), "Amateur's Greenhouse and Conservatory," 4
Hicks (Henry), Barrande and Darwinism, 261
Highton (E.), Iilack Rain and Dew Ponds, 43;
Hitzig (Dr.), Functions of the Brain, 249

Hoey (Mrs. Cashel), Count D'Alvielk's " Sahara and Lapland,"
261

Holland (Sir Henry), Obituary Notice of, 8

Holton (Prof. J. H.j, Obituary Notice of, 349

Hooker (Dr. J. D.), Elected President of Royal Society, 91, 502

Hoosac Tunnel, The, 170

Horsham Iguanodon, 242

Horticultural Show at Florence, 427

Horticultural Society, 95, 151, 155, 295, 354, 395, 435, 475,
515

Howard Medal, for Essay on the State ot Prisons, 293
Howorth (H. H.), Distribution of Volcanoes, 141 ; Shrinking

of the Earth and Terrestrial Magnetism, 201, 322; Ross's

Zones of Parallel Lines of Elevation, 380
Houzeau (M.), Tubes for Silent Electrical Discharges, 244, 308
Huemul, The, Dr. Burmeister on, 82

Hughes (W. R., F.L.S.), Marine Excursion of the Birmingham
Natural History Society, 253; Ink of the Cuttle-fish, 363

Huizinga (Prof.), Abiogenesis, 422

Hull (Thos. A.), Limits of the Gulf Stream, 383

Hume (A. O., and G. Henderson, M.D.), "Lahore to
Yarkund," 3

Hunterian Lectures on the Vertebrate Skull, 424

Hutton (Capt. F. W.), Rallus modtstus, 5 ; Elevation of Moun-
tains and Volcanic Theories, 62

Huxley (Prof. Thos. Henry, F.R.S.), Biographical Notice with
Portrait, 257; Address at Aberdeen University, 337;
Medical Curriculum, 21, 121; his Practice of Vivisection, 202,
242, 243

India;'Science in, 152, 159, 191, 214, 233, 390, 453; New,
Indian Museum, 211; Admiralty Chart of Indian Ocean,
289; Indian Snakes, 163, 203, 261, 294

Induction Tube of W. Siemens, 308

Industrial Chemistry, 370

Industry and Science, Lord Derby on, 217, 237, 271, 277
Ingleby (Dr. C. M.), Vivisection, 243
Inglis (James C.), Transmission of Light in a Squall, 363
Ink of the Cuttlefish, 36

Insects, Fertilisation of Flowers by (See Fertilisation)

Insects (See Entomology)

Instinct, Collective, 5

Instinct of Monkeys, 243

Intellect of Porpoises, 42

International Exhibition of 1874, 170

Ireland; Products of the Towing Net on the South Coast,

(Br.A.), 73
Iron in Australia, 171
Italian Association of Men of Science, 34

Jackal, The, Collective Instinct, 5

Japm; Science in, 114; College of Engineering, Tokei, 373;
German Natural History Society, 427; Professorship of
Chemistry, Yeddo, 312 ; Japan Lacquer-work, 512 ; Japanese
Paintings, 428

Javan Rhinoceros at the Zoological Gardens, 364

Jennet (Prof.), Chemical Equilibrium, 195
evons (Prof. W. Stanley, F.R. S.), Management of the British
Museum, 26

Jodrell (Phillips), Endowment of Biology, University College,
371

Johnson (Fred. P.), Atlantic I'auna, 15
Jonah, Belgian Controversy on, 33
Journal of Botany, 314, 474

Kaiser (Prof.), the Planet Mars, 287, 309

Kelland (Prof. P., F.R.S., and Prof. P. G. Tait), "Introduc-
tion to Quarlernions," 137

Kent (W. Saville, F.LS.), Newfoundland Cuttle-fish, 403;
Aquarium, Central Park, New York, 244, 272

Kew, Botanical Collections and Gardens; Report of Science
Commission, 397; Palm House, Flowering Agave, 470

Key (Rev. H. C), Flowers of the Primrose destroyed by Birds,
509

Kiddle (Capt. Wm. W.), Limits of the Gulf Stream, 343, 383
Kinetic Theory of the Dissipation of Energy, 441
Kirby (Mary and Elizabeth), "Chapters on Trees," 4
Knobel (Edw. B.), Planet Mars, 383, 463
Kohlraush (Dr. F.), "Physical Measurements," 160
Konigsberg, Science in, 172

Kopper (Dr. W.), Temperature Cycles, 184
Krefft (Gerard), Tooth of Ceratodus, 293; Aboriginal Aus-
tralian Artists, 322

"Lahore to Yarkand," by G. Henderson, M.D. and A. O.
Hume, 6

Lake Superior, Fluctuations of Level, 230
Lakes with two Outfalls, 363, 441, 485, 500
Lankester (E. Ray), Destructive Effect of Heat on Bacteria,
421, 482

"Lapland and Sahara," by Count D'Alviella, 261
Laughton (J. K..M.A., F.R.A.S.), "Winds and Currents," 238
Lavoisier's work in the foundation of the Metric System, 185
Lawes (J. B., F.RS., F.C.S.), Experiments on the Growth of

Barley, 317
Leaf-cutting Ants, 219
Le Conte (Prof. Jos.), Flight of Birds, 5
Lecture Experiments, 247, 323, 344

Lectures at Public Museums; Report of Science Commission,
397

Leeds; Birkbeck Scientific Lectures, 34; Naturalists' Field

Club, 152, 492 ; College of Science, 157
Leidy (Prof. Jos.), "Extinct Vertebrate Fauna of the United

States," 418
"Lepidoptera," by Herman Strecker, 114
Leverrier (M.), his Scientific Soiree at Paris, 470, 513
Lewes (Geo. H.), Sensation in the Spinal Cord, 83, 101, 121;

Vivisection, 144
Leybold (Federico), "Excursion to the Argentine Pampas,"

59

Liege, Science in, 232

Light, its Transmission in a Squall, 363

Light; Polarisation of, by W. Spottiswoode, Treas. R.S., 127,
167, 203, 282, 323, 383, 464, 507; Refraction, mechanically
illustrated, 158

Lightning, Bursting of Trees by, 96

Lightning Strokes, 236

Lindley's " Treasury of Botany," 344

Linnean Society; Inauguration of New Rooms, 30; Proceed-
ings, Resignation of the President, 36, 75, 76, 115, 154, 234,
282, 331, 334, 357, 374, 415, 455, 4>o, 494

Liverpool; Free Public Library and Museum, 411; Geological
Society, 316

Livingstone (The late Dr.), Search Expeditions, 17, 193, 363;
his Death and Funeral, 248, 293, 311, 318, 363, 389, 410, 423,
4511 463, 486; Russian Tribute to his memory, 349; his Work
in Africa, 54, 213, 444; his Instruments, 491 ; Provision for
his Family, his Correspondence, Memorial, 512

Local Scientific Societies, 24, 38, 72, 97, 162

Lockyer (]. N., F.R.S.), Researches in Spectrum Analysis, 133;
Quantitative Analysis of Alloys by the Spectroscope, 135;
Elected Correspondent of the French Academy of Sciences,
170; "The Moon," by J. Nasmyth, C.E. and Jas. Car-
penter, F.R.A.S., 358; Celestial Chemistry, 411, 429

Locomotion, Animal (See Flight of Birds)

Locusts, Swarm of, 230

"Logarithms, Elements of," by Prof. J. M. Peirce, 179
Login (T., F.R.S. E.), Famine in India and Meteorology, 222
Lombardy, Royal Institution of Science, 394
Londonderry Scientific Association, 249
London University, 92

Lubbock (Sir John, Bt, F.R.S.), Habits of Bees and Wasps,

408; Bill for the reservation of Ancient Monuments, 491
Lunar Rainbow, 34

McAndrew (the late R., F.R S.), bequest of Shells to Cambridge

University, 92
McFarlane (D.), Electric Experiment, 422
Maclaren (A.), "Training in Theory and Practice," 401
Maclay (Dr. von Miklucho), Researches among the Papuans,

328

M'Lachlan (R., F.L.S.), Venomous Caterpillars, 6
McLeod (Prof. H., F.C.S.), Miller's "Elements of Chemistry,"
380

McNab (Jas.), Change of Climate in Scotland, 72, 156

Maedler (Johann H.), Obituary Notice of, 410

Magnetism, Terrestrial, and Sun-spots, 154, 201; Results ot

the Polaris Expedition, 405
Mallet (R., F.R.S.), Volcanic Theories, 62, 141
Mallock (Araulph), Harmonic Echoes, 6

Man, his Relation to the Ice-sheet, 14; Settle Cave, 70; "The
Great Ice-Age and the Antiquity of Man," 42, 318; "Story
of the Earth and Man," by J. W. Dawson, LL.D., F.
H.S.; "Man and Apes," by St. George Mivart, 180; "Races
of, Mankind," by R. Brown, M.A., Ph.D., 279

Manchester; Science in, 72; Owen's College, 490, 512, 513;
Geological Society, 275; Literary and Philosophical Society,
20, 56, 96, 175, 215, 296, 315, 336, 396, 455, 495; Lectures
(or the People, 249; Students' Association, 34, 249

Marey (M.), Flight of Birds, 390

Margate Aquarium, 249

Marine Mammalia, Extinction of, 112

Marine Excursion of Birmingham Natural History Society, 253

Markham (Clements R., C.B., F.R.S.), "Threshold of the
Unknown Region," 138

Marlborough College Natural History Society, 120

Mars, The Planet, Prof. Kaiser on, 287, 309, 3S3, 463

Marsh (Prof. O. C.), Brontolherida', New Fossil Mammals,
227; Fossil Equine Forms, 390; Extinct Vertebrates, Colo-
rado River, 273 ; Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, 294

Maritime Meteorology, Conference for, 461

Marshall (W. E., Lieut.-Col.), The Todas of South India, 99

Marseilles Observatory, 513

Mathematical Methods; Quaternions, 137

Mathematical Society, 75, 154, 234, 334, 395, 399, 494

"Mathematical Theories of Attraction," bv T. Todhunter, M. A.,
F.R.S., 378

Maury (Capt.), Memorial to, 372

Measuring, and Standards of Measure, 47, 87 J

"Mechanics," by J. A. Skertchley, 61

Medical Curriculum, Prof. Huxley on the, 21, 121, 141, 337

Meldola (Raphael), "Inorganic Chemistry," 280

Meldruni's Notes on Cyclones, 213

"Men of Science," Lecture by F. Galton, F.R.S., 344

Menial Science, Journal of, 93

Meteorology ; Meteorological Congress, Vienna, 33; Meteoro-
logical Journal, 374; Simultaneous, Meteorological Observa-
tions, 300, 343; Meteorological Society, 95, 114, 155, 255,
335, 415, 495; Sections of the Atmosphere, 103; Fenland
Meteorological Circular, 391; Indian Famine, 222; Ma-
gellan Straits,47l; Maritime, 461 ; Modification of Fitzroy's
Signals, 390, 410; Ocean, 469: Prof. Hough's Evapometer
and Rain-gauge, 250; Publications of Committee of Board
of Trade, 311; Results of the Polaris Expedition, 405;
Observations of Sea-temperatures, 346; France and Den-
mark, 372 ; Temperature Cycles, 184; Weather Reports for
September 1S72, 299; West Indies, 468 (See Observatories)

Meteors; Durham, Hereford, 8 ; California, 172 ; of January 2,
272; Donegal, 313; Feb. 5, 322; Bristol, 463; Heidel-
berg, 143

Metric System; Lavoisier's Work in its Foundation, 185; in

Germany, 315
Mexico, Results of French Scientific Mission, 260
Meyer (Dr. A. B.), "Expedition to New Guinea," 77, 102, 131,

263, 482; Shooting-stars in the Red Sea, 123
Microscope, Limit of its Capability, 191
Microscopical Journal, 19, 55, 194, 214

Microscopical Societies, London, 36, 116, 215, 295, 375, 455;
Victoria, 216; Vienna, 250

Microscopic Examination of Air, 439, 330, 4S5

"Microscopic Petrography," by H. Rosenbusch, 79

Milk, Impurity of, 516

Miller-Casella Thermometer, 5

Miller (Hugh), Lakes with two Outfalls, 500

Miller (W. A., M.D., LL.D.), "Elements of Chemistry," 380

Milne-Edwards (M.), Results of French Scientific Mission to
Mexico, 260; "Mission Scientifiqueau Mexique," Remunera-
tion of the Contributors, 301

Mimicry in the Animal world, 219, 470

"Mind and Body, Theories of their Relation," by Prof. Alex.

Bain, LL.D., 178
Minister for Science, Proposed 271, 277, 294, 397, 398
"Mishmee Hills, The," by T. T. Cooper, F.R.G.S., 438
Mivart (St. George, F.R.S.), "The Common Frog," 10, 28, 67,

107, 147, 186, 264, 305, 367, 406; Man and Apes, 180;

"Fertilisation of the Fumariacea'," 423
Moggridge (J. Traherne), Fertilisation of the Fumariacese,*423,

460

Mollusca of the Bahama Islands, 35
Monkeys, Instinct of, 243

Moon, Map of the, by Dr. Schmidt, 2J 2

"Moon, The, as a Planet, a World, and a Satellite," by J
Nasmyth, C.E.,andJas. Carpenter, F.R.A.S, 358

Moon, The, its Want of Atmosphere, 382

Moore (Thos.), Lindley's "Treasury of Botany,"344

Moore (S.), Fertilisation of Fumariacea", 484

Moraines of Ancient Glaciers, 103, 202

Morton (J. C), Report on Pollution of Rivers, 197

Moscow, Sociece Imperiale des Naturalistes, 333
i Moseley (H. N.), Botany of the Challenger, 388, 451, 48S
: Moss (Dr. E. L), New Marine Animal, 183

Miiller (Dr. Hermann), Fertilisation of Flowers by Insects, 44,
164; Fertilisation of the Fumariacea-, 460

Miiller (Fritz), Termites and Honey-bees, 308

Murchison Medal and Fund, 353

Murphy (J. J. F.G.S.), Moraines, 202; Theory of Volcanoes,

322; i'he Great Ice Age, 383 ; Beech pierced by a Thorn

Plant, 441, 463, 501
Museums; National, I, 26, 53, 103, 114, 272, 277, 427, 512;

Public; Report ot Science Commission, 397, 410; in Brazil,

463

Myer (A. J., Brigadier-Gen. U.S.A.), Simultaneous Meteorolo-
gical Observations, 300

Naples ; Zoological Station, 70

Nasmyth (J., C.E.), "The Moon as a Planet, a World, and a
Satellite," 358

National Museums and the Government, (See State Aid to Science)
Natural Selection and Dysteology, 361

Natural History, 22S, 241; South Kensington, Museum, 41,
512 ; Museum of East India Company, 427 ; of New York, 9

"Natural Philosophy," by J. A. Skertchley, 61

Negretti (II.), Deep-Sea Thermometers, 62, 102; New Ther-
mometer, 387

Nerve Fore-, Thermo-electric Theory of, 163

Nest-building Frogs, 265

Newcastle-upon-Tyne Chemical Society, 113,435; College of

Physical Science, 130
New Comets, 72, 92, 331, 491

New Guinea; Dr. Meyer's Expedition to, 77, '31 ; Papers on.

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Sig. D'Albertis' and Dr. Meyer's Discoveries, 482
New Marine Animal, 183
New Planets, 390

Newton (Prof. Alfred),'. Extermination of Marine Mammalia,
112

Newton (Sir I.), versus Herbert Spencer, (See Spencer, H)
New York; Museum, Menagerie, and Aquarium, Central Park,
243. 272

New Zealand, Wellington Philosophical Society, 173
"Nicaragua, The Naturalist in, by Thos. Belt, F.G.S.,
469

"North American Birds," 498

Nova Scotia, Institute of Natural Science, 351 ; Department of
Mines, 471

Nyst (Dr. H.), Wollaston Fund awarded to, 353

Observatories: Alleghany, 394; Biskra, Tuggurt, 391 ; Both-
kamp, 274; Cincinnati, 93; Cordoba, 264; Leiden, 287;
Marseilles, 513; Milan, Florence, 113; Oxford, 136; Paris,
491, 512, 513; Puy de Dome, 411, 470; Rocky Mountains,
313; Toulouse, 513; Washington, 332, 512

Ocean Currents, Physical Cause of, 423

Ocean Meteorology, 469

Ocean Physics, Results of Polaris Expedition, 405

Odling (Dr.), Address on Inauguration of Chemical Society's

Rooms, 32; Industrial Chemistry, 370
Ogham Inscribed Stones, 512
Ohio, Navigation of the, 92

Oliver (Capt. S. P.), Meteor Cloud, 313, 322 ; Base Line, at
Mauritius, 403

Optical Phenomenon, 183

Organ-Pipes, Variability of the Node, 301

Ornithology; Curatorship of the late H. F. Strickland's Collec-
tions, Cambridge, 312; "North American Birds," 498 (And
see Flight of Birds)

Ornithology of East Cheshire, 132

Orton (Prof. Jas.), Exploration of the Amazons, 313

Ostriches at tie Jardin d'Acclimatation, Paris, 332

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