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X-Ray Machines Reveal The Beautiful Underworld Of Art

X-Ray Machines Reveal The Beautiful Underworld Of Art

X-rays are usually the colorless bringer of bad news. Hey look there’s your broken hip. See that crack? That’s where it hurt. But if you look closer, the detail and image quality of x-rays can be pretty damn incredible. A radiation physicist Arie van’t Riet noticed that and has now…

This Spider Is 49 Million Years Old

This Spider Is 49 Million Years Old

Unfortunately, he/she is dead. Very, very dead. But! Clever scientists have been able to bring it to life (sorta) via x-ray scans, which virtually dug the crawler out of its prehistoric amber crypt. The video is eerily silent. [via Hairpin]