Join physicist and YouTube phenomenon Dr Derek Muller as he reveals the untold story of the most wondrous and terrifying rock on Earth. Uranium – Twisting the Dragon’s Tail is a stunning new documentary series exploring the incredible story of uranium, from its creation in an exploding star to its deployment in nuclear weapons, nuclear power and nuclear medicine. It’s a journey across nine countries and more than a century of stories, to discover the rock that made the modern world. It’s part science, part history and all epic adventure.
Written & directed by Wain Fimeri. Executive producer 2012 Emmy© award-winner Sonya Pemberton. Developed and produced with support from SBS Australia, Film Victoria and Screen Australia. A Genepool Production for SBS and PBS, with ZDF/arte. Distribution PBS International.
© 2015 Genepool Productions, Film Victoria and Screen Australia.