Rays from atoms

United Kingdom, 1945

Film
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Episode number 2 of Series “Atomic physics: an historical approach”.
A five part series designed for use in the science departments of universities, technical colleges, and schools teaching advanced physics, tracing the development of atomic energy from the days when John Dalton put forward his atomic theory in 1808, until the present day. This episode (part 2) deals with the development of X-rays and cathode rays.

Credits

production company

Gaumont-British Instructional

director

Derek Mayne

Language

English

Duration

00:12:23:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

27763

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Cathode ray tubes

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Science - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → X-rays

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Atomic structure

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Atoms

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Cathode ray tubes

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Nuclear physics

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Science - Study and teaching

Mathematics, Science & Technology → X-rays

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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