The Harvard Museum Expedition to Australia.

  title={The Harvard Museum Expedition to Australia.},
  author={J. Stanley Gardiner},
THE announcement made by Science Service, and commented upon in NATURE of July 11, evidently gives a misleading idea of the objects sought by the Harvard Museum Expedition to Australia. It is not primarily an expedition to secure specimens for a museum, but for the study of the animals of the region when alive. Such work necessarily entails the killing of a limited number of forms, so as the better to understand their habits, feeding, movement, reproduction, and so on. But the ‘bag’ thus sought…