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LABORATORY TESTS

Laboratory Tests (1960-1969)

Tests concerning liquid oxygen

SPACE PILOT TESTING MACHINE

Space Pilot Testing Machine (1958)

Space pilots testing machine show how the body reacts to various...

AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT AIDS URANIUM SEEKERS

Australian Government Aids Uranium Seekers (1952)

Australian government giving money for research...

THE POWER OF OXYGEN

The Power Of Oxygen (1966)

Demonstrations at laboratories show the amazing power of oxygen.

 WIND TUNNEL INSTALLED AT BEDFORD

Wind Tunnel Installed At Bedford (1957)

Various shots of the building of a large wind tunnel in...

INTERNATIONAL YOUTH SEMINAR ON THE PEACEFUL USES OF ATOMIC ENERGY

International Youth Seminar On The Peaceful Uses Of Atomic Energy (1958)

Scientists giving...

FORENSIC LAB

Forensic Lab (1970-1979)

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

GAS TURBINE CAR  LE MANS

Gas Turbine Car Le Mans (1966)

A look at scientific research into gas turbine engines - but don't...

INVISIBLE GLASS

Invisible Glass (1939)

Footage of successful experiments in making glass more transparent.

AUSTRALIA MAKES ALUMINIUM Dublin issue

Australia Makes Aluminium Dublin Issue (1942)

Young Australian scientists turn boxite and clay into...

LIDO AND DIDO

Lido And Dido (1956)

The Atomic Energy Research Establishment at Harwell shows its latest achievements.

POWER FROM THE SUN

Power From The Sun (1958)

International Solar Energy scientists meet in France to see new developments.

SEASICKNESS TAUGHT: ONE EASY LESSON

Seasickness Taught: One Easy Lesson (1958)

Naval scientists test out pills to stop seasickness with...

ANSWER TO OIL POLLUTION aka NEW CHEMICAL BELIEVED TO BE ANSWER TO OIL POLLUTION

Answer To Oil Pollution AKA New Chemical Believed To Be Answer To Oil Pollution (1967)

Experiments...

UNDERWATER RESEARCH

Underwater Research (1967)

Mini-submarine being tested in tank at Horsham.

NEW PLASTIC FOR RUBBER aka MAKING TYRES

New Plastic For Rubber AKA Making Tyres

American newsreel story about plastic replacement for...

FABRIC TESTING

Fabric Testing (1948)

Fabric testing factory in Henley, Oxfordshire.

HARWELL ATOMIC RESEARCH STATION

Harwell Atomic Research Station (1950)

A look round Harwell atomic research station. Berkshire.

ELECTION MICROSCOPE

Election Microscope (1946)

New electronic microscope is used at the Institute of Physics at Charles...

RUBBER RESEARCH aka DOCTOR FROLICH

Rubber Research AKA Doctor Frolich (1946)

Doctor Froelich demonstrates synthetic rubber. Sweden.

CONFERENCE OF SCIENTISTS

Conference Of Scientists (1947)

A conference of scientists is held at Dundee University. Scotland.

GEOPHYSICAL YEAR UNDERWATER EXPLOSIONS

Geophysical Year Underwater Explosions (1956)

Underwater explosions are conducted to try measuring...

SUN'S ECLIPSE - CAPRI

Sun's Eclipse - Capri (1952)

People and scientists in Capri looking at the partial eclipse of the sun.

PARTICLES ACCELERATORS AT WORK IN GENERATORS

Particles Accelerators At Work In Generators (1959)

Shots of particle accelerator in generator of...

POLAR SCIENTISTS SUPPLIED BY AIR

Polar Scientists Supplied By Air (1957)

Men in sleigh arriving at plane, plane in flight, supplies...

MYSTERIOUS HEART aka LE COEUR IMMORTEL

Mysterious Heart AKA Le Coeur Immortel (1959)

Early French experiments in cryogenics using a heart...

POTHOLERS OF LA PUCELLE aka POTHOLERS

Potholers Of La Pucelle AKA Potholers (1961)

Potholers descend on rope ladder and enter cave...

BRITISH ANTARCTIC SURVEY

British Antarctic Survey (1964)

Silhouettes of the British team as they traverse the difficult terrain...

MICROSCOPES THROUGH THE AGES

Microscopes Through The Ages (1965)

Australian item showing short history of microscope.

BOY MAKES HOVERCRAFT FOR £25

Boy Makes Hovercraft For £25 (1964)

Amateur scientist Martin Stevens demonstrating his home-made...

ASSAY LABORATORY

Assay Laboratory (1960-1969)

Various aspects of silver production

CANCER RESEARCH

Cancer Research (1936)

1930's type of radiation treatment of cancer.

SAFETY GLASS

Safety Glass (1964)

Tests are carried out at a laboratory to assess the strength of glass used for...

SCHOOL OF TROPICAL MEDICINE

School Of Tropical Medicine (1965)

Story about the work of the School of Tropical Medicine - includes...

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 VAMPIRE!

The Vampire! (1929)

Microscope shots of spirogyra and vampyrella lateria.

MICHAEL FARADAY

Michael Faraday (1931)

Experiments using electricity are seen at the Michael Faraday Exhibition in...

SPOOKS!  THE SCIENTIFIC STAFF

Spooks! The Scientific Staff "Calls Up" Some Weird And Assorted Spectres (1930)

Strange...

STRAIGHT OR CURLY

Straight Or Curly (1930)

Excellent investigation of the difference between straight hair and curly.

U.S. NEWS - FLYING ARM CENTRIFUGE TEST FOR PILOTS

U.S. News - Flying Arm Centrifuge Test For Pilots (1952)

American doctor tests out G-forces in a...

HERMES GOES TO WORK

Hermes Goes To Work (1957)

Harwell shows its latest isotope separator, Hermes, in action.

ATOMS ON PEACE WORK

Atoms On Peace Work (1951)

Canada's huge new atomic pile produces help for doctors.

FOG WON'T STOP FUTURE FLYING

Fog Won't Stop Future Flying (1958)

Scientists test out an automatic landing system for aeroplanes in...

SUNLIGHT POWERS CAR!

Sunlight Powers Car! (1960)

Dr. Charles Escoffery demonstrates his new sunlight powered car. London.

SCIENCE ON ICE

Science On Ice (1962)

Soviet ship takes scientists on arctic expedition.

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...

SOUND BARRIER

Sound Barrier (1953)

Scientists record sound of aeroplane engines through massive sound barrier wall at...

3,000 FEET UNDER THE SEA

3,000 Feet Under The Sea (1934)

Scientists descend deep below the Atlantic in a diving bell or...

US NAVY ROCKET

Us Navy Rocket (1949)

American techs study Cosmic Rays with rockets.