St. Michel, Provence, France.
MS. Domed observatory. Various close up shots of giant telescope in motion within the dome of the observatory and people working on it. Various shots of men polishing the new mirror and preparing it for use in the observatory.
Sun eclipse in England.
A giant telescope has been constructed to view and record the eclipse.
A very large telescope located on the top of a building is demonstrated.
Various shots of moon in a cloudless sky at night.
Camera zooms in and out on photograph of the moon.
Illustrations of the moon.
Footage of the moon at night.
Close up (zoom in) shots of the moon.