Helium

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    SpaceX investigates faulty valve

    2019-07-17T10:59:00Z

    SpaceX is investigating the possibility that a leaky valve caused its Crew Dragon spacecraft capsule to explode on a test stand at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, US, in April.

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    This month in 1977: the first ever MRI scan

    2019-07-17T09:18:00Z

    The “catalyst for tremendous growth in demand for helium”, this month marks 42 years since the first ever MRI scan.

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    Man on the Moon

    2019-06-21T06:00:00Z

    This July marks 50 years since man first stepped on the Moon. gas world pays homage to this truly incredible moment for mankind, as well as the amazing feats of science, engineering and industrial gas application, in a celebratory interview with NASA.

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    Necessity is the mother of invention

    2019-06-21T06:00:00Z

    Noble Helium is driving critical new helium exploration efforts. Chairman Walter Jennings and founder and CEO Justyn Wood explain why fledgling Australian helium explorer Noble Helium has the passion, and increasingly the people, to deliver, in an interview with Rob Cockerill.

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    Getting man to Mars

    2019-06-21T06:00:00Z

    No other planet has captured our collective imagination quite like Mars. In the late 1800s when people first observed the canal-like features on Mars’ surface, many speculated that an intelligent alien species lived there. This led to numerous stories about Martians, some of whom invade Earth, like in the 1938 ...

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    In focus… MRI technologies

    2019-06-21T06:00:00Z

    The first MRI scan of a human took place in 1977, a method of imaging diagnostics that has developed so rapidly that it is now found in almost every major hospital in developed economies. 

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    Preview: Man on the Moon

    2019-06-17T08:00:00Z

    This July marks 50 years since man first stepped on the Moon. gas world pays homage to this truly incredible moment for mankind, as well as the amazing feats of science, engineering and industrial gas application, in a celebratory interview with NASA.

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    Renergen raises AUS$10m for South African project

    2019-06-05T10:23:00Z

    Alternative and renewable energy business Renergen has raised AUS$10m ($7m) in a secondary listing on Australia’s stock exchange.

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    The impact of helium shortages on critical research

    2019-06-03T14:32:00Z

    Scientists in the US are concerned about helium supply and its impact on the progress of important cryogenic research projects and medical applications.

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    Cryogenic Cluster Day 2019 review

    2019-05-24T13:15:00Z

    As a result of gradually diminishing helium production capacity, the lack of new helium capacity coming into the market and renewed growth in helium demand, the world is currently experiencing the third shortage of helium since 2006.