Geek Fact for November 8th


In 1895, Wilhelm Röntgen discovered x-rays.

A week after his discovery, Rontgen took an X-ray photograph of his wife’s hand which clearly revealed her wedding ring and her bones.

Learn more at http://inventors.about.com/od/xyzstartinventions/a/x-ray.htm.

Photo credit: NASA

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