The Fold  ·   April 26, 2013

The U.S. government is hoarding helium

- In 1925, the government created a large helium reserve in preparation for dirigible warfare. That never happened, but now the privatization of all that helium is causing its own problems. David Fahrenthold stops by to explain. ()

- In 1925, the government created a large helium reserve in preparation for dirigible warfare. That never happened, but now the privatization of all that helium is causing its own problems. David Fahrenthold stops by to explain. ()

The U.S. government is hoarding helium (3:43)

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