Titles read: "THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS!"
Various locations of events.
Various shots of the first photograph ever taken and the camera that took it, made by William Henry Fox Talbot, then of the camera made by Frenchman Louis Daguerre. Brief shots of early photographs. A huge telescope...
Historical film about the achievements of the astronomer Galileo.
A look at the planet and the history of the mathematicians who have measured it.
Planets are seen in the show at the Hayden Planetarium in the New York World's Fair.
The Planetarium - planet gazing telescope with 119 lenses in Berlin.
Diagrams illustrate this educational film explaining the 'Tidal Theory' of the creation of Earth.
A look at planet Mars - its place in science, astronomy and history.
John Fitzgerald reviews 'First Travelling Saleslady', 'Pacific Destiny', 'The Forbidden Planet'.
Satellite pictures of earth from space. Various shots of the planet surface from space.