Various shots of the history of the atom demonstrated with diagrams. We see the molecules they form to make up salt, ice etc.
Note: old record reads: "There are references to the Nazi mind ("very small - like the atom"). Various diagrams & practical demonstrations. Various...
Fruit flies are fed radio active food to make them sterile so they will not ruin crops in Israel.
Material relating to newsreel story "Margaret in California" - 65/91.
Really great story about a French man living in fear of radioactive fallout - very funny.
Pathe takes a look at the Atomic power station at Dungeness which is now supplying power.
German scientists work to develop protection from radiation - weird stuff.
Professor Powell talks about his stratospheric balloon, and we see it assembled. Bristol.
Doctors in Hungary use new cobalt gun treatment for tumorous growths.
Duke of Edinburgh opens Merlin Reactor