Did Rontgen discover X-rays?

Answer German physicist Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen discovered what he called "X-rays" on November 8, 1895. He gave these rays that name because they were of unknown origin at that time. The first X-ray ever ... Read More »

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Did Roentgen discover x-rays?

Yes, Wilhelm Roentgen discovered x-rays while he was experimenting with cathode radiation. One of his first experiments, in 1895, was x-raying his wife's hand that had a ring on it. Roentgen found ... Read More »

Is Discover Bank connected to the Discover Card?

Yes, both Discover Bank and Discover Card are offerings of Discover Financial Services. The company has offered credit cards since 1986 and also owns both PULSE and Diners Club, two additional paym... Read More »

Can you copy x-rays?

X-rays can be duplicated by radiologic technologists who are trained to make high quality copies using a digital duplication method. These copies can be viewed on a lightbox like the original.Sourc... Read More »

Production of X-Rays?

X-ray is a form of electromagnetic radiation, much like visible light. Due to its short wavelength, it is capable of being transmitted through body tissues. In short, an x-ray machine transforms th... Read More »