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    1.
    Professor Brook addressing Press Conference in Library on Roof Proj. B. points out old Observatory on Caltos Hill



    36" Telescope and display material.



    In 1960 compiling information took 20 years on graphs



    20' long. In 1965 it is all done on perforcasted tape.



    Space Research Dept. with Skylank rocket.



    Phols Multipliers used in rocket is shown in hand.



    Iris Photometer used for measuring sclative brightness and colour temperature of stars.


    2.
    X Y Plotter used for plotting brightness against colours of stars from tape. Operates automatically.



    Digital Voltmeters



    Tape Editor


    3.
    G.V. old Telescope Blackford Hill.



    Seismology Dept.



    Seismometer



    Play-back from magnetic tape of earthquakes is printed on paper rolls.



    Twin 16" Telescope controls and Telescope.



    G.V. Old telescope.



    Exterior of 16" Telescope building.



    Party coming out



    Party entering main building.




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVAJM1YFJ9AA7O1IOTAEFVTUEQP
    Media URN:
    VLVAJM1YFJ9AA7O1IOTAEFVTUEQP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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