Sandbags and giant parrots

Dalyell, Tam
August 1991
New Scientist;8/24/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1783, p54
Reports on news and developments concerning the field of science in Great Britain. Angela Rumbold of the Home Office's referral of the laboratory care and management of cephalopods to the Advisory Committee of Animal Experiments; Use of sandbags to prevent the flooding in East Anglia; J.C. Bone's criticism against the use of the phrase `proverbial tooth-comb'.


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