Uranium Twisting the Dragons Tail

A Radioactive Bath

Clip: Season 1 | 2m 45s

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

Aired: 07/28/15 | Rating: TV-PG

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