• Short Summary

    Micro-photography of minute plants and animals.

  • Description

    United States of America.

    "The study of the minute by the aid of the microscope, has enriched every department of scientific knowledge, and today we take you into the world of the infinitely small."

    C/Us of a microscope then microscope shots of various minute animals and plants. Micro-photography of the bladderwort (sp?), showing how it traps food - insect larvae etc.

    This plant is being used to bring down numbers of mosquitos in some places - it eats mosquito larvae.

    Amoeba is seen under the microscope, then the heart of an embryo chick and the circulation of blood in a frog's foot.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1612.12
    Media URN:
    51642
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/07/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:01:00 / 01:29:19:00
    Canister:
    PSP 799

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