How the Earth Works: The Rockies Built the Atom Bomb DVD

Discovery Education

SKU: DC024899
Format: DVD
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Runtime: 43
Copyright: 2012

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Travels to the Rocky Mountains to reveal the extraordinary link between the Rockies' soaring peaks and the uranium that ended up in "Little Boy," the atomic bomb detonated over the Japanese city of Hiroshima. The programs traces the path of uranium, from distant supernovas to deep beneath Earth's crust, and analyzes how uranium continues to affect Earth's tectonic evolution.