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Early Atomic Physics Films on DVD

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The development of atomic physical for both peacetime and wartime applications is a fascinating story. This collection of films will explore how atomic physics works, take you on a journey explaining nuclear weapons and the dangers of fallout from these weapons as well as a trip to Shippingport nuclear power plant where you will see how it was built to deliver electricity safely and inexpensively to millions of people.

Here are the contents of each of the films in the Atomic Physics film collection:

A is for Atom (1953)

This animated classic takes you on a tour of the atom, showing how energy is released for certain types of atoms and walking you through the peacetime uses of atomic energy and the byproducts that nuclear fission creates.

Producer: Sutherland (John) Productions
Audio/Visual: Sound, Color
Run time: 14:26

Atomic Power at Shippingport ( 1958)

This film takes you on a tour of Shippingport, the first commercial nuclear power plant, explaining all the components and their role in generating electicity for the masses at an economical price. Shippingport opened in 1957 and was closed in 1982

Producer: Audio Productions
Audio/Visual: Sound, Color
Run time: 28:58

Stay Safe, Stay Strong: The Facts About Nuclear Weapons (1960)

Educational film for the U.S. Air Force on the effects of nuclear weapons. This film is partially animated and includes shots of both underground and atmospheric atomic bomb tests, an explaination of how an atomic bomb works and much more.

Producer: Cinefonics, Inc.
Audio/Visual: Sound, Color
Run time: 22:43

About Fallout (1963)

This film examines what happens in the aftermath of a nuclear explostion. It discusses radiation disperson patterns, the effects of fallout vs distance from the explosion, how it affects food and the human body and shelters and much more. The film describes the importance of proper radiation fallout shelters and effective decontamination measures.

Producer: U.S. Department of Defense, Office of Civil Defense
Audio/Visual: Sound, Color
Run time: 22:25


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