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Title Uranium [(DVD) videorecording] : twisting the dragon's tail / Genepool Productions ; Film Victoria ; Screen Australia ; producer, Sonya Pemberton ; writer and director, Wayne Fimeri ; presented by Derek Muller.

Publication Info. [United States] : PBS Distribution, 2015.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Nonfiction  546.431 URA    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1 rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion picture.
System Details DVD; widescreen; NTSC region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Performer Hosted by Derek Muller.
Credits Director of photography, James Grant.
Summary "Legends say there's a world beneath this one where a dragon lies sleeping. They say be careful how you wake the dragon. The year 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the most profound change in the history of human enterprise on Earth: the unleashing of the elemental force within uranium, the explosion of an atomic bomb, the unleashing of the dragon. The story of uranium is part science, part history and all epic adventure. From its creation in an exploding star to its deployment in nuclear weapons, nuclear power, and nuclear medicine, Uranium, Twisting the Dragon's Tail is a journey across nine countries and more than a century of stories to discover the rock that made the modern world. Join physicist Dr. Derek Muller, creator of YouTube channel Veritasium as he travels to Ukraine, Japan, North America, Europe and Australia to find the untold story of the most dangerous, wondrous, and controversial rock on Earth"--Container.
Subject Uranium -- Videodiscs.
Uranium -- History -- Videodiscs.
Radioactivity -- Videodiscs.
Atomic bomb -- Videodiscs.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Müller, Derek, 1965- host.
Pemberton, Sonya, film producer.
Fimeri, Wain, screenwriter, film director.
Grant, James, director of photography.
Genepool Productions.
Screen Australia.
Film Victoria.
PBS Distribution (Firm)
Added Title Twisting the dragon's tail
ISBN 9781627894562
Standard No. 841887025935
Music No. URAT601 PBS Distribution
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