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  2. POPULAR SCIENCE

    A silence nearer absolute than that of the uninhabitated mountain peaks or Arctic wastes has been obtained in a room at the University of Utrecht, in Holland ...

    Article : 112 words
  3. To-day's Broadcasting

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 119 words
  4. OUR WIRELESS CIRCLE

    The B battery eliminator has become an established instrument in radio during the last 12 months, and it would be safe to say that very shortly it will ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 1,841 words
  5. THE MOUSE FARM.

    Animals loathed by thousands are carefully reared and tended at a farm in Essex. Fifty thousand mice constitute the stock of a farm at Rayleigh ...

    Article : 236 words
  6. RADIOQUERIES

    S. J. D. (Forest Hill) asks if we can explain what side tone is! Answer.—Side tone is a method where by an operator when transmitting can ...

    Article : 408 words
  7. FAULT FINDING

    Tracing the cause of a fault in a receiver is rather a difficult job unless approached in a systematic manner, and many sets are out of action for varying ...

    Article : 221 words
  8. SILK FROM CABBAGES.

    Although most artificial silk fabric is made of wood pulp, it can also be made from cabbages, bananas, or any other vegetable matter from which cellulose is ...

    Article : 118 words
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  10. SARDINE TRAPPERS

    Aeroplanes have been very successful in finding schools of sardines, enticing others to a suitable spot by dropping bait into the sea, and then wirelessing ...

    Article : 103 words
  11. SAFETY FIRST FOR PILOTS.

    Aeroplane pilots and their parachutes are hurled 30 feet clear of a falling aeroplane by a new German compressed air gun. The device is intended to save ...

    Article : 93 words
  12. BOOKS ON BRICKS.

    The sight, in ancient libraries, of books whose wooden bindings are chained to the dealt does not imply that books were so hard to come by, even in ...

    Article : 143 words
  13. 600,000,000 YEARS AGO

    A picture of life as it existed on the earth 600 million years ago has been drawn by Professor Sir Edgeworth David, the ...

    Article : 150 words
  14. HAVE YOU A GOOD MEMORY.

    How far back can yon remember ! Few people are likely to be able to emulate the feat of the man who remembers details of a fire that occurred when he was ...

    Article : 164 words
  15. Blessed Almonds—Moorish Traditions

    Most of the sweet almonds we eat come from the interior of Southern Morocco, where they grow on. small bushy trees. The fruits are picked ...

    Article : 259 words
  16. DO YOU KNOW YOUR BRISBANE?

    THE changes that time works are nowhere better illustrated in Brisbane than in the northern suburbs ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 1,263 words
  17. FAMOUS FUNERALS

    The funeral of a sovereign, famous soldier or statesman, is always a great and solemn occasion, but the crowd that watched the funeral pageant of the late ...

    Article : 267 words
  18. Advertising

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    Advertising : 146 words
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