Monday, March 11, 2013

Fact of the Day: Helium Sun

Helium is named after the Greek god of the Sun, Helios. The gas was discovered during a solar eclipse in 1868. 

14 comments:

Cloudia said...

cool HOT!


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Kay said...

Hot information!

Unknown said...

And some gas it it

Pilar Domínguez said...

really interesting , I didn´t know this fact!Kisses:)

Christine said...

Love the photo!

Dana said...

Interesting!

Emmylou said...

Again...another new fact:) Thanx

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Cool trivia!

A Beer for the Shower said...

I seriously know a guy named Helios. He lives up to the name, because he's a pompous ass who thinks he's a Greek god, but really he's just full of hot air.

MEcoy said...

sun is my birth planet!
it's leo's representation too

Pat Hatt said...

Well the cat is full of a certain gas haha

betty said...

That is fascinating, I didn't realize what it was named after or how it was discovered! Another great trivia fact!

betty

Anna-Alina said...

cool

Linda said...

Fascinating, Adam.