Tag Archives: Clouds

What would happen if you ate a cloud?

In case you missed it, I’ve already documented the makeup of clouds when describing how they harvest helium.  The TL;DR version is that helium rises from natural gas in the earth and forms clouds by supporting the water in the atmosphere, so clouds are mostly helium, water, and a little unbound hydrogen and oxygen.  We can work out what effect it would have to eat this. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on June 6, 2012 in Silly, What?


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How do they get helium into canisters?


Well, no. It would be much simpler if it worked that way but unfortunately helium is awkward. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on March 3, 2012 in How?


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