Sticky Tape X-Ray

Here is a really cool experiment, scotch tape has the ability to give off X-rays. In an Experiment, when scotch tape was pulled apart, it produced enough X-rays to take an X- ray of a thumb.

Here is the video:

Here are some pictures:

 

 

 

 

Pretty wild Stuff!!

Who knew! also here is a link to NPR’s article on this discovery: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=96139621&ft=1&f=1007

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3 Responses

  1. that is freaking crazy sweet!

  2. maybe they could make home xray kits with it or something?

  3. Yea They havn’t yet reached an explanation for this phenomenon

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