Loading the player...

Can You Make Beer with Helium?—Speaking of Chemistry

Please login in order to report media.

  • Uploaded 1 year ago in the category Education

    Check out the full story and beer recipe here: http://cenm.ag/heliumbeer
    Subscribe! http://bit.ly/ACSReactions
    ↓↓Full description and references below↓↓

    Speaking of Chemistry joins daredevil homebrewers Craig Bettenhausen and Kevin Wepasnick as they put gas solubility to the test using chemistry and beer.

    Find out why helium beer may or may not be coming to a tap near you.

    Oh, and be sure to check out the full version of Berkshire Brewing’s helium beer video from our intro here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=87Z_h2a7Nhg

    If this episode leaves you wanting more, check out these great resources.

    Helium Price Spikes Are Hurting Academic Labs, Researchers Tell Congress | C&EN

    As Helium Prices Rise, Universities Consider Recycling The Element | C&EN

    The Hard Truth About Helium Beer | Craft Brewer

    Helium Beer | Snopes

    On Iceland’s dung-smoked whale testicle beer | Draft Magazine

    Want even more Speaking of Chemistry?
    Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SpeakingOfChem
    And feel free to drop us a line at speakingofchem@acs.org

    Speaking of Chemistry is brought to you by Chemical & Engineering News, the news magazine of the American Chemical Society.

    Find us on all these places:
    Subscribe! http://bit.ly/ACSReactions
    Facebook! http://facebook.com/ACSReactions
    Twitter! http://twitter.com/ACSReactions
    Tumblr! http://tumblr.com/ACSReactions

  • canyoumakebeerhelium?—speakingchemistry