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Volume 116 Number 2929 pp889 - 924


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News

The Highway to the University1 p889

doi:10.1038/116889a0



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Book Reviews

The Surface-History of the Earth p891

ARTHUR HOLMES

doi:10.1038/116891a0


Electrical Precipitation: a Lecture delivered before the Institute of Physics p893

J. S. G. THOMAS

doi:10.1038/116893a0


Prehistory: a Study of Early Cultures in Europe and the Mediterranean Basin p894

A. S. W.

doi:10.1038/116894a0


(1)Relativity: a very Elementary Exposition (2) Relativity, Meaning, and Motion (3) The Common Sense of the Theory of Relativity (4) La relativité dégagée d'hypothèses métaphysiques: exposé des théories d'Einstein, discussion de ces théories, essai d'une théorie nouvelle construite dans l'espace et le temps classiques p895

D. M. W.

doi:10.1038/116895a0


Tabulae Anatomo-Comparativac Cerebri: a Series of Nine coloured Maps with Description p895

doi:10.1038/116895b0


Air Ministry: Meteorological Office. British Meteorological and Magnetic Year Book, 1918. Part 5: Réseau Mondial, 1918. Monthly and Annual Summaries of Pressure, Temperature, and Precipitation at Land Stations, generally Two for each Ten-degree Square of Latitude and Longitude p896

doi:10.1038/116896a0


Tabulae Biologicae p896

doi:10.1038/116896b0


Plant Life on East Anglian Heaths: being Observational and Experimental Studies of the Vegetation of Breckland p896

doi:10.1038/116896c0


Analytical Geometry of Conic Sections and Elementary Solid Figures p896

doi:10.1038/116896d0



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Letters to Editor

The Boskop Skull p897

R. BROOM

doi:10.1038/116897a0


The Energy liberated by Radium p897

ROBERT W. LAWSON

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Human Personality and Biochemistry p898

WM. E. RITTER

doi:10.1038/116898a0


Human Personality and Biochemistry p899

E. W. M.

doi:10.1038/116899a0


A Surface Catalysis in Photochemical Processes p899

H. S. HIRST & E. K. RIDEAL

doi:10.1038/116899b0


The Cierva Auto-gyro p900

A. R. LOW

doi:10.1038/116900a0


The Cierva Auto-gyro p900

L. BAIRSTOW

doi:10.1038/116900b0


The Free Path of Slow Protons in Helium p900

A. J. DEMPSTER

doi:10.1038/116900c0


Winter Thunderstorms, 1925 p901

S. MORRIS BOWER

doi:10.1038/116901a0


A Further Case of Sub-Harmonics p901

W. N. BOND

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The London Skull p901

P. G. H. BOSWELL

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Early Use of Lightning Conductor p901

T. V. BENN

doi:10.1038/116901d0


A Gift of Fleuss Vacuum Pumps p901

C. C. PATERSON

doi:10.1038/116901e0



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News

Atoms and X-Rays1 p902

F. W. ASTON

doi:10.1038/116902a0


Physics in Agriculture1 p905

BERNARD A. KEEN

doi:10.1038/116905a0


The Geology of the New Mersey Tunnel p907

P. G. H. BOSWELL

doi:10.1038/116907a0



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Obituaries

Prof. A. Friedmann p908

NAPIER SHAW

doi:10.1038/116908a0


Mr. W. R. Dykes p908

doi:10.1038/116908b0


Sir Athelstane Baines p909

doi:10.1038/116909a0


Dr. Harold W. Nichols p909

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[Obituaries] p909

doi:10.1038/116909c0



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Current Topics and Events p910

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Our Astronomical Column p913

doi:10.1038/116913a0


Research Items p914

doi:10.1038/116914a0


The Oudtshoorn Meeting of the South African Association for the Advancement of Science p916

H. B. FANTHAM

doi:10.1038/116916a0


Transmission of Power p918

doi:10.1038/116918a0


Food and Fattening of Oysters1 p919

J. H. O.

doi:10.1038/116919a0


Voltaire and Medicine p919

doi:10.1038/116919b0


University and Educational Intelligence p920

doi:10.1038/116920a0


Early Science at Oxford p921

doi:10.1038/116921a0


Societies and Academies p921

doi:10.1038/116921b0



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Miscellany

Official Publications Received p924

doi:10.1038/116924a0


Diary of Societies p924

doi:10.1038/116924b0



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