The film illustrates the use of minerals in the USSR by showing regions where oil, gas, iron ore and other deposits are mined that play an important role in the economy.
Alternation: karst caves, minerals.
power line, a view of the village from the cliff.
Animation: the Soviet Union map showing mineral deposits.
Kursk Magnetic Anomaly Map.
Rail freight trains.
Mining of iron ores.
Installing intelligence towers.
Hydroplane landing on the lake.
Helicopter lands on the shore.
Man carries to shore equipment.
Seismic exploration in the swamps.
on oil rigs View.
Work on the drilling of Samotlor.
on the shore with water view.
Stella first well Samotlor.
The streets of Siberian cities and towns.
View of the road through the trees.
On tarmac terrain vehicle rides.
Drilling on the lake (air mode).
Plane takes off.
The crew in the cockpit.
aerial survey results.
The helicopter pilot.
view from the cockpit.
A man catches a deer.
Herd of deer in a pen.
Above bonfire smoked fish.
View of the way of all-terrain vehicle.
The construction of gas gathering stations.
gas exit point.
View of the station from the air.
Helicopter with a load on the suspension.
Cargo helicopter over the taiga.
Locations: Kursk region  Siberia  Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug - Yugra  Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug 
Seasons: Summer  Autumn 
Views of the taiga from the rocks.
From the tunnel leaves a freight train.
Extraction of coal.
Geologists work on the cut.
Man leads the horses across the river.
Geologists are taking samples of water.
The man Chips rock sample.
The study of water samples on the shore.
A geologist collects plants.
Sampling from the tree bark.
Bags with the samples.
Students in the classroom.
Students in the mineralogical museum.
Students study maps.
Ural Mountains on the map.
From under the stone snake crawls.
Lizard hiding in a hole.
Landscapes Ilmen Reserve.
The nest of birds of prey, the adult bird flies away.
View from the water on the houses of the Reserve.
The nest under stones.
On the rock down the spider.
Remains of buildings of old mines.
Shadows walking on the trail of people.
Geologists examining rocks.
People coming down.
Boulders, forest on the rocks.
The cut granite.
Shade plants on the stone.
From under the worm crawls out of the crystal.
A man with a piece of rock in his hands.
Lizard on the rock.
Photo on a background of stones.
Veniks on the wall.
Man signs of rock samples.
Open the box with the processed stones.
Treated stones on a background of rough crystals.
The stones on the table.
Scientist examines a stone.
The cut of the stone.
The crystal in his fingers.
Students are engaged in the forest.
Stone clean tweezers from plant fibers.
The cars in the tunnel, the flash of electric discharges.
Solar patches of light on water.
Amber Burst on the sand.
Baltic on the map.
Owl on the ship.
Amber in the sand.
Waves lapping on the shore.
Articles made of amber.
Locations: Siberia  Ural  Chelyabinsk region  USSR 
Seasons: Summer  Autumn 
Amber processing in the factory.
Sea view from the shore.
Scientists take samples from a cliff.
Fish in shallow water.
People are floating on an inflatable boat.
Stones and sea urchins.
The boat swim to the rock, the scientist takes a sample.
Sections of the breed.
Alternation: underwater, divers working on the bottom.
The surface of the sea.
The crew of the ship.
Sea view from the stern.
Descent equipment overboard.
Scientists are discussing the data collected.
Far East map.
Landscapes Kamchatka natural features.
Rainbow over the water.
Falls and breaks icy grass.
Steam over hot springs.
Puppy runs along the shore.
The man is cooking fish in the source.
On the grass lies a dog.
ATV rides into the river.
ATV in the woods.
The pump on the hot source.
From pipe water flows.
Vacationers in pools sanatorium.
People collect cucumbers.
A bee on a flower.
Beekeeper works in the greenhouse.
water temperature measurement.
Movement of lava.
Scientists observe the eruption of Tolbachik volcano.
Volcanology take samples of lava.
On the road all-terrain vehicle rides.
People walk through the woods.
View from the forest to the top of the mountain.
View from the forest on the river, people go on motor boats.
View of the taiga from the rocks.
Geologists on a mountain trail.
Panorama of the city.
Locations: Kamchatka Krai  USSR 
Seasons: Summer  Autumn