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History: Ingenious solutions sparked by a crisis

Researchers have taken to recycling laboratory helium in the face of dwindling supplies resulting from the blockade of Qatar (Nature547, 16;10.1038/547016a2017). Such extreme situations have also prompted other scientists to devise imaginative alternatives in the past.In the
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