A story about the work carried out by the Road Research Laboratory. We see a man in a car driving along he takes his hands off the wheel and picks up a newspaper, we are told the car is steering itself by following radar gadgets on the road, this experiment is being filmed...
Artificial growing conditions are created in England in order to find new ways to make rubber more economical.
Motorcycle with special side car that tests how prone to skidding different road surfaces are.
Atomic research station near Ottawa experiments with medical use of atom.
A look round Harwell atomic research station. Berkshire.
Car & bus driving along pave track, cars along bumpy road track, lorry & car along testing track.
Czechoslovak technicians achieve television transmission over a distance of 60 kilometres.
Railway tracks tested and improved at railway research centre in Derby.
Fire research station opens its doors to demonstrate its work.