Filmed at Birmingham. "Making Tennis balls is an all-round matter - from the early "say it with rubber" stage..." C/U of a machine which punches a holes from rubber. C/U of rubber circles being put into metal moulds. A machine then presses two metal moulds together. Various C/Us of the moulds being...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.