National X-Ray Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: November 8, 2017 is National X-Ray Day.

X-Ray Day

Wilhelm Röntgen discovered x-sun rays on November eighth, 1895 as he discovered treated card board he was using in routine experiments glowed in a few instances – caused by radiation striking the top. X-Ray Day remembers his discovery, and all sorts of things x-ray from using x-sun rays in apparent places for example hospitals and health care, to less well-known conditions for example food safety and enhanced crop germination.

Veteran Care Problems
Veteran Care Problems

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Nov. 8, 1895: Roentgen Stumbles Upon X-Rays

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