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Can You Make Beer with Helium?—Speaking of Chemistry

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    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
    http://cen.acs.org/articles/93/i28/Helium-Price-Spikes-Hurting-Academic.html

    As Helium Prices Rise, Universities Consider Recycling The Element | C&EN
    http://cen.acs.org/articles/93/i30/Helium-Prices-Rise-Universities-Consider.html

    The Hard Truth About Helium Beer | Craft Brewer
    http://www.craftbeer.com/brewers_banter/the-hard-truth-about-helium-beer

    Helium Beer | Snopes
    http://www.snopes.com/helium-beer/

    On Iceland’s dung-smoked whale testicle beer | Draft Magazine
    http://draftmag.com/icelands-dung-smoked-whale-testicle-beer/

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