Description:19 12 48 00 Florida. Cap Canaveral. Space research, sending of a monkey in the space. Experiment on the gravity. Close-up on ape lying on a bed, fastened to be sent to the space. He is placed in sort of capsule. Engineers, researchers want to know the reactions. Takeoff of the night rocket. The capsule is then released and falls back to the sea, it is fished up with the monkey. Sailors catch the capsule in the sea. Military man removes the monkey and show him to the camera, he is healthy and seems to wonder what is happening. He gives him a peanut. Close-up on ape which yawns. During conference, the NASA shows the monkey to journalists. Proof that human being can survive in the space.