In Naturita, Colorado, residents eye the potential construction of a new uranium mill as both a blessing and a potential deadly threat. In this engaging documentary, the troubling history of the town's experience with mining is reviewed, along with the testimonies of residents who express hope─or alarm─about the project. What are the true costs of U.S. energy independence? And, are there ways of achieving it without jeopardizing the health of Americans? 100 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English; deleted scenes.