This item shows outlines from women to ships and stars.
Fisherman Tony Ellis finds fame as an astronomer for his discovery of a new star. Wales.
Radio telescope erected near Cambridge helps the scientists to locate the stars too far away to see.
Great film about the solar system - nice animations - Russian titles and soundtrack.
Mr. Burrell, a keen amateur astronomer, with his telescopes in his back garden.
Sir Frank Dyson, Astronomer Royal, opens the new Observatory at the University of London. Mill Hill.
Diagrams illustrate this educational film explaining the 'Tidal Theory' of the creation of Earth.
New telescope on show at Royal Observatory in Sussex.
A very large telescope located on the top of a building is demonstrated.
French astronomer Mr Salkazanov talks about his work.
US "Stargazer" balloon takes off to collect astrological data
At Mount Wilson Observatory photographs are taken through the world's largest telescope.
A series of diagrams and film clips explain the principles of gravity.
Sydney's old observatory at operation.
An item about members of the Irish Geographical Association who visit the observatory at Dunsink.
Good item showing close-up of the edge of the sun as seen through a telescope. Colorado.
Item provides a brief history of astrology and other star constellations.
Various diagrams show different elements of the sun.
Astronomy and the moon; from Galileo to new high powered telescopes in America.
Various shots of the observatory hidden away in the Vatican - photographic telescope is featured.
The Yerkes Observatory is seen in action in the United States of America.