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Episode 8

Science series. The team examines nuclear power. Jem Stansfield climbs into a reaction chamber to show how a nuclear power station works and looks at the Fukushima radiation scare.

In the aftermath of the Fukushima radiation scare, the team turns its attention to nuclear power. Jem climbs into a reaction chamber to explain how a nuclear power station works and what happened in Japan. Meanwhile, Dallas investigates the clean-up operation for radioactive waste, and Liz looks at what radiation does to the human body.

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Last on

Thu 13 Oct 2011 02:35

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Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Liz Bonnin
Presenter Liz Bonnin
Presenter Dallas Campbell
Presenter Dallas Campbell
Presenter Jem Stansfield
Presenter Jem Stansfield
Presenter Yan Wong
Series Producer Paul King
Series Producer Paul King
Series Editor Dermot Caulfield

Broadcasts

  • Mon 3 Oct 2011 19:30
  • Tue 4 Oct 2011 20:00
  • Fri 7 Oct 2011 20:30
  • Thu 13 Oct 2011 02:35

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