Wrecks that Changed the World on SBS – This documentary series follows real-life shipwreck hunters as they uncover the gripping stories behind the most fascinating wrecks in the world’s oceans.

Series One, Episode Four: Nuclear Wrecks

We uncover the remains of warships from the remote Pacific to the deep Atlantic revealing new insights into how the atom bomb changed our world forever. In the Pacific, a marine science team conduct the first ever 3D sonar scan of ships sunk in nuclear blasts in 1946. Examination of their wrecks and witness testimony now provide new insights into the terrifying effects of the atomic explosions.

Wrecks That Changed The World – New Episode – Friday, 17 March at 7.30pm on SBS and SBS on Demand (10 Parts)

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