• Short Summary

    American scientists demonstrate the Cosmotron - a device for accelerating atomic particles.

  • Description

    Brookhaven National Laboratory, Long Island, New York, United States of America.

    SV Towards and Pan, van of the Atomic Energy Commission arriving at check point. CU. Atomic Energy Commission painted on side of van.

    GV. Interior of Cosmotron (I think this doughnut shaped device is a particle accelerator). SV Section of cosmotron.

    CU. Dr. Leland Haworth left, and Dr. George Collins, leaders of cosmotron development.

    GV Generators. CU Danger notice.

    SV Men sitting at control board. SV Lights on control board.

    GV Hand turning on generator. CU Flywheel of generator spinning.

    SV Scientist looking into oscilloscope. MV Streak of light flying across screen.

    GV Cosmotron. CU Danger radiation notice. CU Flywheel revolving.

    MV Van de Graaff accelerator.

    SV Cosmotron. CU Oscilloscope. SV Cosmotron.

    (Orig. F.G.) (Orig."E")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    10.43
    Media URN:
    26921
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:29:00 / 01:47:29:00
    Canister:
    52/45

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