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LABORATORIES

Laboratories (1971)

Various shots of testing aparatus from unknown laboratory

LABORATORY TESTS

Laboratory Tests (1960-1969)

Tests concerning liquid oxygen

HAND PROTECTOR

Hand Protector (1950)

A scientist demonstrates a new cream which protects hands from dermatitis. Innoxa...

DEVELOPING THE

Developing The "Laser Beam" (1963)

Men working on developing the laser beam in Germany.

RADAR

Radar (1946)

Radar catching signals from the moon.

BRITISH STANDARD OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGN

British Standard Of Industrial Design (1965)

Various tests in the laboratories of British Standard...

SPARKS

Sparks (1946)

High voltage testing at National Physical Laboratory at Teddington.

CRASH HELMETS

Crash Helmets (1953)

Crash helmets are tested at the Road Research Laboratory in Buckinghamshire.

THE POWER OF OXYGEN

The Power Of Oxygen (1966)

Demonstrations at laboratories show the amazing power of oxygen.

THE BREAKING POINT

The Breaking Point (1938)

Testing factory for in Vienna, Austria.

PERFUME MAKING

Perfume Making (1948)

A look at work inside perfume factory.

FORENSIC LAB

Forensic Lab (1970-1979)

Forensic tests on a man's jacket using cellotape to take particles off it.

BATTLE OF THE BRACKEN!

Battle Of The Bracken! (1939)

Scottish agriculture experts tackle the problem of bracken taking over...

GASES

Gases (1940)

Item showing manufacture and use of certain gases.

TESTING CRATES

Testing Crates (1949)

Goods containers are tested for strength and durability at Leatherhead, Surrey.

PHOTOMETER SPHERE

Photometer Sphere (1952)

Footage of a large photosphere being used to test neon light bulb, Middlesex.

HARWELL ATOMIC RESEARCH STATION

Harwell Atomic Research Station (1950)

A look round Harwell atomic research station. Berkshire.

MYSTERIOUS HEART aka LE COEUR IMMORTEL

Mysterious Heart AKA Le Coeur Immortel (1959)

Early French experiments in cryogenics using a heart...

FRENCH WEATHER SATELLITES

French Weather Satellites (1965)

French weather satellites getting ready to be launched by Americans.

RAILWAY RESEARCH CENTRE

Railway Research Centre (1967)

Railway tracks tested and improved at railway research centre in Derby.

SCIENCE BEHIND THE CAR reel 1

Science Behind The Car Reel 1 (1950-1959)

The Nuffield Organisation test their engine and car design

ASSAY LABORATORY

Assay Laboratory (1960-1969)

Various aspects of silver production

INDUSTRIAL GLASSMAKING

Industrial Glassmaking (1966)

Glass blowing to create heat resistant laboratory vessels in New Zealand....

RESEARCH INTO HAIR

Research Into Hair (1960)

Hair research at Beecham Laboratories in Brentford, Middlesex.

SHIP RESEARCH

Ship Research (1968)

Research and testing of ship equipment is carried out at the National Physical...

MIXING FACE POWDER

Mixing Face Powder (1958)

A girl orders face powder and watches beautician making it for her.

NO HANDS

No Hands (1963)

The Road Research Laboratory carries out vital tests to increase car safety.

RADIO ACTIVE FLIES

Radio Active Flies (1966)

Fruit flies are fed radio active food to make them sterile so they will not...

LASERS

Lasers (1967)

Demonstrations of lasers are shown at the Services Electronics Research Laboratories.

THE HARVEST OF FLOWERS

The Harvest Of Flowers (1936)

Lavender blooms are picked and distilled to make lavender water. Italy.

STRAIGHT OR CURLY

Straight Or Curly (1930)

Excellent investigation of the difference between straight hair and curly.

KEEPING THE

Keeping The "Buts" Out Of Butter (1930)

Processes involved in making butter.

HIGH SPEED FLOATERS

High Speed Floaters (1933)

Educational film about the testing of seaplane floats, Hamburg, Germany.

SCIENCE AIDS MOTHERS

Science Aids Mothers (1949)

New drugs are introduced to relieve pain during childbirth.

SEED TESTING aka TESTING SEEDS

Seed Testing AKA Testing Seeds (1939)

Quality of seeds tested at station in Cambridge.

TROOPS IN HOT BOX aka SOLDIERS IN HOT BOX - TESTS FOR TROPICAL POSTINGS

Troops In Hot Box AKA Soldiers In Hot Box - Tests For Tropical Postings (1962)

Soldiers are...

DEEP DIVING TRIALS UNIT

Deep Diving Trials Unit (1965)

Experiments in deep sea diving at Royal Naval Physiological Laboratory.

AERONAUTICAL SCHOOL

Aeronautical School (1953)

Students studying science of flight at Aeronautical College at Cranfield.

LOCUSTS

Locusts (1953)

Laboratory girls do tests on locusts to try to discover a way to poison plagues of them.

LOCUSTS DUPLICATE

Locusts Duplicate (1954)

Footage of locust being used in experiments in medical school in London.

LOCUSTS

Locusts (1954)

Footage of locust being used in experiments in medical school in London.

BLOW FOR A GLASS!

Blow For A Glass! (1945)

Making of scientific glass instruments.

NATIONAL HOSPITAL QUEENS SQUARE

National Hospital Queens Square (1949)

Footage of new laboratory in Queens Square, London.

ICE CREAM FACTORY

Ice Cream Factory (1946)

Cuts from newsreel story 46/56 - Ice Cream Racket.

DIVING ON A WRECK

Diving On A Wreck (1951)

Underwater footage of wrecked ship in Malta Harbour - from NP 296.

RUSSIAN INSTITUTE CARRIES ON CANCER RESEARCH WORK

Russian Institute Carries On Cancer Research Work (1961)

Extensive tests in Moscow to aid the...

THE GEARLESS CAR - GLASGOW

The Gearless Car - Glasgow (1962)

A Triumph Herald demonstrates a gearless car in operation.

DELEGATES VISIT SHIP LABORATORY

Delegates Visit Ship Laboratory (1963)

Model of ship in massive water tank, delegates visit the...

WONDER DRUG 'CEPORIN'

Wonder Drug 'ceporin' (1964)

A single volunteer being given a new antibiotic, then having a blood...

ULTRA MODERN CLINIC IN BUCHAREST - RUMANIA

Ultra Modern Clinic In Bucharest - Rumania (1966)

Modern clinic, showing the laboratory, treatment...