The film shows the work days of Soviet geologists, the use of all contemporary methods of surveying and prospecting works.
Snow-capped mountain peaks.
Waves on the sea.
A caravan of camels is walking along the dunes.
A group of geologists in the mountains.
The all-terrain vehicle is driving through the desert.
A group of geologists is examining a rock sample.
Geologists in the mountains.
Geologists on horseback cross a mountain river.
A plane taking off.
The laboratory of geologists on the plane.
Photos of the Earth's surface taken from an airplane and from space.
One of the geologists is taking photographs.
The helicopter is flying over the mountains.
The search party landed from a helicopter.
Tent camp of geologists.
Washing of rock from a mountain river.
Study of samples in the field.
Taking a water sample.
Taking a rock sample.
Study of samples in the laboratory.
Drilling a well.
Waterfall on a mountain river.
Geologists at the campfire.
Geologists on camels move through the dunes.
Drilling a well in the desert.
Seismic exploration: explosion.
Seismic survey equipment "Taiga".
Processing of information on a computer.
Geologists with scuba gear work underwater.
Coastal radio geodesic station.
Geodetic scientific vessel.
Oil rocking chairs.
A quarry for the extraction of ore.
Seasons: Summer  Autumn