Monday, October 8, 2012

Fact of the Day: Röntgen Ray

Despite inventing and naming the X-Ray, Wilhelm Röntgen's invention was often called Röntgen Rays. It's also still used in other languages including his native German. 

3 comments:

Christine said...

what a brilliant man!

Pat Hatt said...

The double R, I kind of like that better, sounds nicer.

Maria said...

I think this is really interesting!