Why the Fastest Place on Earth is Disappearing

Episode 22 | 7m 23s  | Video has closed captioning.

The Bonneville Salt Flats are perfect for speed. Every year, cars and motorcycles break land speed records on the flat expanse of the Bonneville Salt Flats. It’s been a tradition for more than a century, and racers have built a thriving community around the salt races. But how did these salt flats form, and why are they disappearing now?

Aired: 11/12/21

Rating: NR


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