I'd settle for WiFi that does a better job detecting THE INTERNET.
Sure, X-ray vision with, um, actual X-rays is cool and all, but what about seeing people through walls in a less lead vesty way? MIT's got some new technology that does the trick using WiFi, and it's accurate enough to identify specific people. Brb, going to try to hack my router for flight and freezing breath.Read More
Where there's movies there's hope, and need for an actor's history.
Have you ever watched a movie and go, wait, where do I know that person from? Well, Amazon has a solution for that. It's called the X-Ray, and it will answer all your questions.Read More
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Anyone with a fear of needles knows the anxiety of getting blood work done or taking medication intravenously. Thankfully, a new pair of Space Man X Ray Goggles by Evena Medical has been designed to make your next doctor's visit slightly less painful for all involved.Read More
No, that's not one of the ships from Independence Day vaporizing Kiersten Warren, it's actually one of the first-ever x-ray images of a lightning strike. Joseph Dwyer, a lightning researcher at the Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne, used a custom 1,500 pound camera, created by grad student Meagan Schaal, to capture the image of the strike.Read More
It might not look like it, but the picture above is a dozen roses. It's the work of artist Hugh Turvey, who runs flowers through colored x-rays to produce striking, ghostly images.Read More
Medical imaging firm EIZO wanted to come up with a catchy giveaway that highlighted their expertise in "high-precision displays for the examination and diagnosis of radiographs." The result, dreamt up by German ad firm BUTTER: A pin-up calendar in which women, truly, truly bare all. As the promotion concept puts it, "Very popular among craftsmen but quite new for medics: Pin-up calendars. At last, one which shows absolutely every detail."
The photo for January is above. Check out the full calendar after the jump:Read More