8 Nov : X-ray was not invented, it just happened

A household name in medical field, X-ray was discovered just like a miracle. 121 years back in 1895 in Germany, a scientist Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen, while performing a research on cathode rays accidentally came across some images on the screen. He later repeated the experiment on a photographic plate. An image of his wife’s hand was captured, first medical x-ray taken by Wilhelm. That’s how we came to know about the boom in medical field. Before this accident, nobody ever thought of something that can make one see what’s happening inside the body from outside at just one click. Earliest x-rays … Continue reading 8 Nov : X-ray was not invented, it just happened