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Man Carrying Oxygen Tank Dies After Being Sucked Into MRI Machine

Man Carrying Oxygen Tank Dies After Being Sucked Into MRI Machine

MRI machines use a powerful magnetic field to produce internal images of the human body. The magnetic fields are so powerful that hospitals take great care to ensure no iron-containing metals come near the machines while they are in use. In rare cases, however, mistakes happen. This past weekend, an…

Looking Inside An Opera Singer’s Head With An MRI Is So Freaky

Looking Inside An Opera Singer’s Head With An MRI Is So Freaky

Video: For a never-before-seen look at how an opera singer is able to produce such an amazing sound, German baritone Michael Volle performed Song to the Evening Star from Wagner’s Tannhäuser during an MRI scan. The technique uses magnetic fields and radio waves to see right through the human body,…