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Wilhelm Conrad Röentgen: The Father of Radiography

November 20, 2015

It was November 8, 1895 and in a dark room, a man with a cathode tube sealed in a light-blocking case notices that despite the tube being covered, it was emitting a small amount of light, from a couple of meters away a piece of barium platinocyanide coated paper began to fluoresce.  In this moment, the history of radiography was born; that man was Wilhelm Conrad Röentgen and he had just discovered a new type of light ray. (more…)