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Astronomical Panoramic Views From a City Observatory
First Paragraph: | The astronomical panoramic views presented in this article were taken for the purpose of teaching students the circles of the celestial sphere and the magnitude of circular measure. They consist of a ...
Saved by a Shadow
First Paragraph: | In an Omaha criminal court a short time ago, the fate of an accused man hung upon a shadow, that is to say, it depended upon the accuracy with which the time of exposure of a certain photograph could be ...
Realm of Science December 20th 1914
First Paragraph: | Hon. John A. McShane has lately presented the Scientific Department with a most valuable selection of lantern slides. He had bought them several years ago while on his trip around the world. As he has ...
Realm of Science October 20th 1914
First Paragraph: | Readers of “The Chronicle” may remember that mention was made in two previous numbers (February and March, 1914), of a series of eight astronomical panoramic views taken from the dome of the Observatory ...
Realm of Science February 20th 1914
First Paragraph: | The American Association for the Advancement of Science held its sixty-fifth annual meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, from December 29, 1913, to January 3, 1914. The Astronomical and Astrophysical Society of ...