British scientist and astronomer who’s acknowledged with discovering the gas helium and was the founder from the journal Nature. He proved helpful being a civil servant within the United kingdom War workplace. He led eight expeditions to see solar eclipses, including one in 1870 to Sicily and something in 1871 to India. He wedded Winifred Adam with whom he resolved in South London. A decade after he uncovered gaseous helium, William Ramsay uncovered terrestrial helium.