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Don’t Ride Through X-Ray Machines

Don’t Ride Through X-Ray Machines

X-ray radiation can mutate cells and cause cancer, but that was a small risk for a commuter who didn’t want to part with her handbag at a southern China train station during the Lunar New Year.

X-Ray Images Of Bird Feathers Hold The Secret To Dinosaur Colours

X-Ray Images Of Bird Feathers Hold The Secret To Dinosaur Colours

Textbook illustrations and museum dioramas could soon be even more accurate in their depiction of the rich colours of long-extinct animals like dinosaurs. An international team of scientists used advanced X-ray imaging techniques to map out elements related to pigmentation in modern birds of prey, which they will use to…