Radioactive particle clean up mission | Bang Goes the Theory

Following a leak of thousands of radioactive particles in the 60's, a team at Dounreay are attempting to find and secure as many of the particles as possible.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 3'24''
  • Broadcast year: 2011
Curriculum Connection
  • Geography | Energy and Resources | Non-renewable and renewable energy | Non-renewable energy: nuclear power

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UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Programme: Bang Goes the Theory
  • Series: 5
  • Episode: 8