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URANIUM: TWISTING THE DRAGON’S TAIL | “Radioactive Bath” | PBS


Watch Part One of the series at http://video.pbs.org/video/2365535134/?Utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=pbsofficial&utm_campaign=urat_covefullprogram (US Only) and Part Two at http://video.pbs.org/video/2365535143/?Utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=pbsofficial&utm_campaign=urat_covefullprogram (US Only) Airs Tuesday, July 28 and Wednesday July 29 at 10/9c.

In the early 20th Century Radiation cures and therapies became very popular; Some were harmless, some were dangerous. The mining town of Jachymov reinvents itself as a heath spa using radioactive water from the mines. Dr Derek Muller immerses himself in a radioactive bath.