Where Was Helium Discovered?


Helium was discovered through spectroscopic manner in the sun by Sir Joseph Lockyer in 1868. It is described as a tasteless, odorless, colourless element. Helium is normally a nontoxic and the second most plentiful element in existence.
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Helium was discovered in Guntur,India.
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In 1895 Sir William Ramsay in Scotland discovered helium in the uranium mineral clevite. Ask anything!
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The element Helium was first discovered by Pierre Janssen. He first noticed it during a solar eclipse in Guntur, India in August of 1868. You can find more information here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helium#Scientific_discoveries
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Helium is the second lightest element that was first found in Guntur, India. It was discovered in the form of spectrum of the chromosphere of the Sun by Jules ...
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