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News Magazine of the Screen: Atomic Energy (1950)
Compilation of 1950s newsreel stories on atomic weapons testing, civil defense and nuclear energy.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: General;Atomic/nuclear: Civil defense;Atomic/nuclear: Weapons;
Duration: 00:21:26
Popularity (downloads): 790
 
Atomic Energy as a Force for Good (Part II) (1955)
Drama showing the reactions of citizens of a small town to the construction of a nuclear energy plant in their community, and their acceptance of the peaceful aspects of atomic...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Peaceful uses;Sustainability;Rural life;
Duration: 00:13:35
Popularity (downloads): 262
 
Atomic Energy as a Force for Good (Part I) (1955)
Drama showing the reactions of citizens of a small town to the construction of a nuclear energy plant in their community, and their acceptance of the peaceful aspects of atomic...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Peaceful uses;Sustainability;Rural life;
Duration: 00:13:09
Popularity (downloads): 355
 
A is for Atom (1953)
Animated classic presenting what an atom is, how energy is released from certain kinds of atoms, the peacetime uses of atomic energy and the byproducts of nuclear fission.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Energy;Physics;Animation;
Duration: 00:14:26
Popularity (downloads): 14099
 
Atomic Power at Shippingport (Part I) (1958)
Tour of the first commercial nuclear power plant.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Energy;
Duration: 00:14:45
Popularity (downloads): 462
 
Atomic Power at Shippingport (Part II) (1958)
Tour of the first commercial nuclear power plant.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Energy;
Duration: 00:14:14
Popularity (downloads): 317
 
Medical Aspects of Nuclear Radiation (1950)
Attempt to argue away the dangers of nuclear radiation, with some excellent animation.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Civil defense;Atomic/nuclear: Weapons;Cold War;
Duration: 00:20:14
Popularity (downloads): 2702
 
Plowshare (Part II) (1961)
Argues for peaceful uses of nuclear weapons in construction, civil engineering and extraction of natural resources. A document of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission's 'Plowshare' program.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Peaceful uses;Engineering;Infrastructure: Construction;
Duration: 00:12:46
Popularity (downloads): 292
 
Plowshare (Part I) (1961)
Argues for peaceful uses of nuclear weapons in construction, civil engineering and extraction of natural resources. A document of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission's 'Plowshare' program.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Peaceful uses;Engineering;Infrastructure: Construction;
Duration: 00:15:30
Popularity (downloads): 207
 
[First Private Atom Power Plant Opens] (1957)
Vallecitos Atomic Electric Power Plant, the first licensed nuclear power plant, opens at Pleasanton, Calif. on November 25, 1957. Newsreel story.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Newsreels; Atomic-nuclear: Energy; San Francisco Bay Area: Alameda County;
Duration: 00:54:00
Popularity (downloads): 526
 

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