To publicize its docu-series "Through the Wormhole," the Science Channel presents Morgan Freeman and a balloon.
Archos is standing out in the small tablet game by unveiling an 8-inch slate with 4G cellular service at Mobile World Congress 2014.
The Archos 45 Helium and 50 Helium are £200 and £240 respectively, both have 4G and quad-core chips, and run Android 4.3 -- but they cut some corners.
Device-maker Archos' new Helium Android smartphones won't rise above rivals, but budget prices are spot on.
Western Digital's HGST division is already shipping its new helium-filled, 6TB Ultrastar He6 to data centre customers. The hermetically sealed drive uses half the power per terabyte of its competitors.
Mammoth data centers need more data capacity and lower power consumption. The new Ultrastar He6 drives float a new concept for achieving those ends.
A device now seeking funding on Kickstarter offers a better way to get help when you need it -- by sending a helium balloon 150 feet in the air.
The Herschel observatory, a European space telescope that peered into the darker, cooler regions of the universe, has stopped making observations after running out of helium coolant.
A new company called Mesoloft will rocket your ashes to near space, where they will likely traverse the globe before becoming the seeds of raindrops and snowflakes.
A beautiful image captured by the Hubble telescope shows in glorious detail the contours of the Butterfly Nebula.