High angle L/S of the new (nearly completed) Manchester Oxford Road railway station; M/S of the outside and inside, of a short queue at the ticket office. Commentator talks of "the new method of buying a ticket from machines which print everything on the spot" as we see a man putting a pack of tickets...more
Experiments using electricity to shatter different kinds of materials.
A look at how the latest chemical compounds can be used in the fashion industry.
Footage of Scientist experimenting with coal dust in laboratories.
Machines which make "man-made lightning" are demonstrated.
Item explaining gears and levers.
Item about the skin of the human body.
Ghostly white shapes emerge against a black background - no soundtrack.
Men working on developing the laser beam in Germany.