Science, Volume 14
John Michels (Journalist)
American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1889 - Science
Since Jan. 1901 the official proceedings and most of the papers of the American Association for the Advancement of Science have been included in Science.
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Page 191 - questions involved in the production of butter and cheese ; and such other researches or experiments bearing directly on the agricultural industry of the United States as may in each case be deemed advisable, having due regard to the varying conditions and needs of the respective States or Territories.
Page 191 - to establish agricultural experiment stations in connection with the colleges established in the several States under the provisions of an act approved July 2, 1862, and of the acts supplementary thereto
Page 11 - costly structures in the University of Cambridge : — " High Heaven rejects the lore Of nicely calculated less or more. * Tax not the royal saint with vain expense ; With ill-matched aims, the Architect who planned This glorious work of fine intelligence.
Page 191 - that it shall be the object and duty of said experiment stations to conduct original researches or verify experiments on ... the chemical composition of useful plants at their different stages of growth; . . . the
Page 46 - details employed in the design and construction of machinery for every purpose ; collected from numerous sources and from actual work ; classified and arranged for reference for the use of engineers, mechanical draughtsmen, managers, mechanics, inventors, patent agents, and all engaged in the mechanical arts;
Page 134 - details employed in the design and construction of machinery for every purpose, collected from numerous sources and from actual work, classified and arranged for reference for the use of engineers, mechanical draughtsmen, managers, mechanics, inventors, patent agents, and all engaged in the mechanical arts,
Page 149 - been modified during a long course of descent. This has been effected chiefly through the natural selection of numerous : successive, slight, favorable variations, aided in an important manner by the inherited effects of the use and disuse of
Page 194 - the advancement of sanitary science and the promotion of organizations and measures for the practical application of public hygiene. In the furtherance of this purpose it has met annually, during the last sixteen years, in different cities of the United States and Canada, and has in every instance had the
Page 306 - when any substance has been subtracted that is normally present in the product, and which is not found in the abnormal product or only in an appreciably lower proportion ; (c) when it is an imitation of, or sold under the name of, another article ; and (d) when any substance has been substituted, wholly or in part, for the article. The selling, offering for sale, or otherwise putting on the