Big Picture: Science Moves the Army – National Archives and Records Administration – Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. This film examines the facilities and equipment involved in research, development, and improvement of vehicles for the U.S. Army. Scenes take the viewer to the Army Tank Automotive Center at Warren, Michigan, where vehicles to fight in mountains, jungles, beachheads, brushfire wars, and major conflicts were designed.