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November 8, 1895 – Wilhelm Röntgen discovers x-rays

Beside my curiosity for all things modern medicine, I also work for a radiology software company, so today’s subject matter jumped right into my lap. On the night of November 8, 1895, Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen–a Physics Professor at the University of Würzburg–made an unusual discovery. He was testing the path of cathode rays from an… Continue reading November 8, 1895 – Wilhelm Röntgen discovers x-rays