The film tells about the research and experiments related to the giant whirlpools that took place in the Atlantic Ocean in 1970 - years.
The film is about a joint Soviet-American experiment "POLYMODE" dedicated to the study of water eddies in the ocean.
Conversation leaders experiment corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR AS Monin and American Professor A. Robinson.
Planning map experiment "POLYMODE."
A portrait of the head of the Soviet expedition member of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR VG Court.
Research vessels "Hero" and "Akademik Kurchatov" in the way.
Ships in the Sargasso Sea.
Scientists have lowered the instruments in the sea.
The work of scientists in the laboratory on the ship.
Photos ocean from space.
MN mowed tells about the results of the experiment (synchronously).
In the film, newsreels hurricanes storms and volcanic eruption.