Scientists Predict ‘Very Weird’ Helium Compounds Inside Gas Giants
"The role of such phenomena inside planets needs to be explored.”
Give a High Five to This Robotic Arm Made of Balloons
At less than three pounds and up to 65 feet long, the snakelike Giacometti Arm can be transported almost anywhere.
Scientists May Have Just Found 600,000 Olympic Swimming Pools of Helium
It could help ease the helium shortage.
A Worldwide Helium Shortage Forced the Navy to Make a Better Diving Suit
Just as with climate change, the military is acting pragmatically.
A 12-Year-Old Japanese Singer Went into a Coma After Inhaling Helium
12-year-old member of singing a group called 3B Junior is awake now, but she still can't move. It's a good reminder that breathing helium is a goofy—but real—way to die.
Deep Ass Questions
New England vs. Seattle: Who Will Win the Super Bowl (of Music)?
Determine who will win Super Bowl XLIX by voting for which team has the best music.
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance
Watch Ex Hex's So-80s-It-Hurts New Video for "Don't Wanna Lose"
Peep the DC trio's homage to cult classic 'Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabulous Stains!'
'Exit Guides' Straddle the Line Between Freedom of Speech and Murder
An interview with Dr. Faye Girsh about her work helping people die well.
A Pot Company's Google Ad Led Police to a Suicidal Man
There are two kinds of "exit bag."
Balloons Turn Me On, and I Don't Think There's Anything Wrong with That
"The real deal is when my girl is lying on top of a big balloon, naked, with her ass pointing at me, surrounded by soft latex, inflating a balloon with her mouth."
I Sent a Lamb Chop into Space to Promote My Book
What could be more ridiculous than sending some actual meat into actual space? And how easy would it be?
Ex Hex's Mary Timony Is Not to Be Fucked With
At least that's the theme of most of her songs.