The film uses examples of specific studies to tell about the essence of the work on making environmental forecasts.
The advertising brochure of the resort in Pitsunda.
Photo of one of the sanatoriums.
View of the sea coast and sanatorium buildings.
View of the building of one of the sanatoriums.
Sea surf, views of the coast.
Sculpture depicting dolphins.
Photos and footage of the storm, texts of newspaper articles about storms in Pitsunda.
Photos of the aftermath of the storm and destruction on the shore.
Concrete structures piled up on one of the beaches.
View of one of the beaches littered with concrete structures, people swimming in the sea.
View of a part of a coniferous forest, a stump from a freshly sawn tree.
Annual rings on the cut.
Taking a sample of wood by drilling the core of the tree with a drill.
The scientist puts the core under the microscope, examines it.
Layers of annual gains under the microscope.
Processing of measurement data using a computer.
Annual increments showing tree diseases.
Annual rings in place of the cut.
Graphs of falling tree growth made on a computer.
Panorama of a section of pine forest near the railway, the bare roots of one of the pines.
Panorama of a part of a pine forest.
The spread of telegraph and radio communications on the globe (animation).
Photos of power lines.
Types of sections of high-voltage power lines.
Taiga flora, people walking through the forest.
Scientists are making a biological forecast on the impact of a future high-voltage power line on the environment.
Panorama of a part of the taiga.
View of a forest anthill.
Ants in an anthill.
anthills left by ants as a result of lowering the water table.
Caterpillar on needles of a coniferous tree.
View of a part of the forest.
Dew drops on the flowers.
Ants in an anthill.
Photo of the power line mast.
Artificial effect of an electric field on an anthill.
Ants under the influence of an electric field.
View of a part of a power line mast with insulators.
Conducting an experiment with mosquitoes, mosquitoes under the influence of an electric field, a voltmeter scale.
Mosquitoes that died under the strong influence of an electric field.
Locations: Latvia  Kemerovo region  Tomsk Oblast 
Seasons: Summer 
Photos of power line masts.
Scientists take soil samples in the forest to make a forecast of the impact and impact of power lines on the environment.
Candidate of Chemical Sciences G.E. Pashneva speaks about the study of the effects of ultrahigh stresses on the soil, about the results of the study of the soil cover within the power line route, about the interaction of the electric field of the soil with the external field of the power line, about the threat of wind erosion (synchronously and behind the scenes).
Taking a soil sample.
Conducting an experiment in the laboratory with modeling the effect of the electromagnetic field of power lines on the soil.
Artificial creation of micro-vortex phenomena between the power line wire and the soil in laboratory conditions, voltmeter scale.
View of the power line mast.
Scientists are conducting research on the future power line route.
Measuring the thickness of a tree trunk.
Conducting geodetic works.
A girl surveyor maps the natural background of a forest area.
Maps of the natural background and schemes of the ecological system of the site.
A map of a part of Western Siberia with an indication of the intensity of the sites in ecological and economic terms.
Map of the territory of the USSR with the indication of the area least capable of ecological self-purification (animation).
Panorama of a part of the Siberian taiga.
Computer control panel with toggle switches.
Candidate of Physico-Mathematical Sciences A.D. Bazykin talks about predicting the maximum permissible loads for nature using mathematics, about the existence of oscillatory modes in ecological systems, about anticipating danger to the ecological system using mathematical modeling (synchronously and behind the scenes).
Wheels of the landing gear of the aircraft during landing.
The front wheel of the aircraft landing gear under extreme load (simulation), schemes of a mathematical model of wheel destruction, built by Keldysh.
Computer schemes of ecosystem destruction during prolonged forest treatment with insecticides.
The scheme of reducing the fish population in the reservoir with an increase in fishing.
Animated film based on the parable of the overgrown pond.
Locations: Tomsk  Kemerovo region 
Seasons: Summer