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Actor Morgan Freeman ingests helium, vanishes into wormhole

To publicize its docu-series "Through the Wormhole," the Science Channel presents Morgan Freeman and a balloon.

By May 25, 2014

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Archos 45 Helium is a 4G quad-core phone for under £200

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.

By January 3, 2014

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Western Digital shows off new 6TB, helium-filled hard drives

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.

By November 4, 2013

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Western Digital enlists helium for 6TB energy-efficient drives

Mammoth data centers need more data capacity and lower power consumption. The new Ultrastar He6 drives float a new concept for achieving those ends.

By November 4, 2013

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Its liquid helium coolant spent, Herschel is set adrift (pictures)

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.

5 Images By April 30, 2013

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Have your ashes dropped from near space to return as snow

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.

By October 17, 2014

Editors' Take

Archos 80 Helium 4G

Archos is standing out in the small tablet game by unveiling an 8-inch slate with 4G cellular service at Mobile World Congress 2014.

February 20, 2014

MSRP: $229.99

Editors' Take

Archos Helium 4G

Device-maker Archos' new Helium Android smartphones won't rise above rivals, but budget prices are spot on.

January 2, 2014

MSRP: $199.99

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The explosive beauty of a dying star

A beautiful image captured by the Hubble telescope shows in glorious detail the contours of the Butterfly Nebula.

By October 13, 2014

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Polaroid's $99 nostalgia-fueled Cube seeks its spot in the GoPro world

The company that first brought the public instant film photography has a low-cost action camera that's about capturing everyday moments, not extreme experiences.

By September 23, 2014