an ascending current of heated air isalmost always evident: such upward currents, it hasbeen remarked,are also shown by the ascent of soap-bubbles, which will not risein anindoors room.fear of, anacquired instinct. Caldcleugh in "Philosophical Transactions"1836.Berteroii. Near Keeling Atoll, in the Indian Ocean, I observed many littlemasses ofconfervae a few inches square, consisting of longcylindrical threads of excessive thinness, soas to be barelyvisible to the naked eye, mingled with other rather larger bodies,finely conicalat both ends.Itmerely consists of a few broken branches stuck in the ground, andveryimperfectly thatched on one side with a few tufts of grass andrushes. Indian Families.Thisis a most interesting and important discovery.Proceeding farther inland, thecountryimproves: beautiful villas and nice cottages are here and therescattered along thebeach. ))OCTOBER 1, 1833.At the height of a hundred feet the hills were buriedin a densewhite vapour, which rose like columns of smoke from themost thickly-wooded parts, andespecially from the valleys.
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