Build it Bigger: South African Gold Mine DVD

Discovery Education

SKU: DC024535
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 43
Copyright: 2010

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In Johannesburg, South Africa, the Mponeng mine is attempting to dig deeper than any mine in the world. It has already penetrated two and a half miles into the earth’s crust in an effort to reach six billion dollars worth of gold. Join host Danny Forster as he travels down the mine shaft, digs deeper into the earth’s crust, and discovers the highly valuable, precious metal.