Animals in sub-gravity conditions

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Date
1957
Summary
Surveys the problem of human survival in space.  Pictures the firing of an Aerobee containing two monkeys and two mice.  Shows the reaction of mice to the reduction of gravity pull as the missile leaves the surface of the Earth.  Points out that tests show no reason why man cannot fly 37 miles into the atmosphere. (New Mexico College of A.& M.A.) Film.
Contributors
Dr. Russell K. Sherburne; The Physical Science Laboratory of New Mexico College of A. and M.A.; Paul Rader; Joe La Covic; Fred Lawrence
Publishers
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Genres
Educational; Animal; Aviation
Subject
Animal space flight.
Collection
IU Audio-Visual Center
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:00:00); 16mm
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003266279; Other: GR00401816; MDPI Barcode: 40000003266279

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