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We’re running out of helium
This lab is trying to stop it.
The world isn’t light on helium, but mining it is no party
More scientists need to recycle this noble gas.
Balloon-Bodied Bipedal Bot Bounces Beautifully
For robots, walking on two legs is hard. Helium helps.
Researchers Just Found A Huge Underground Helium Pool In Africa
A life-saving discovery
Watch Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Balloons Inflated In 360-Degree Video
And learn the science of what it takes to control that much helium
Alligator On Helium Reveals The Secret Meaning Of Alligator Bellows
They bellow to communicate their body size to other gators
The Science And Engineering Of Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Balloons
28: The number of full-time employees it takes to make and maintain the balloons for their one day in the sun
The Weird Ways Of Superfluid Helium
As helium is cooled to lower and lower temperatures, greater and greater fractions of it demonstrate quantum effects.
The Roller Coaster Ups And Downs Of The World’s Helium Supply [Infographic]
Making the most of a limited resource