Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail

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Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail: The Rock that Changed the World
The Rock that Changed the World
Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  August 16, 2015

In Northern Australia the indigenous people have ancient stories for the place where the uranium is found. They say a great creation spirit sleeps underground, and disturbing this spirit will unleash disaster. Derek takes us on a remarkable journey to see how from the ashes of Hiroshima, uranium promised a new age.

In Northern Australia the indigenous people have ancient stories for the place where the uranium is found. They say a great creation spirit sleeps underground, and disturbing this spirit will unleash disaster. Derek takes us on a remarkable journey to see how from the ashes of Hiroshima, uranium promised a new age.

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