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The Three Kingdoms of Nature

Nature volume 13, page 367 | Download Citation

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SOME children were playing at a game called “The Kingdoms,” which consists in the mention of various substances, and asking if they belong to the animal, vegetable, or mineral kingdoms. One little girl mentioned “water,” and the company were puzzled as to which kingdom it should bs assigned. Is there a sub-aërial or gaseous kingdom? Will you kindly enlighten the members of our

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