Who among the following discovered X-rays?
X-rays were discovered by Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen. W.C Roengten discovered X-Rays while actually working on Cathode rays. X-rays is a form of electromagnetic radiation having a wavelength ranging from 0.01 to 10 nanometers and frequencies in the range 30 petahertz to 30 exahertz. Some Uses of X-Rays: The main use of X-rays is in medicine to check for a broken bone inside body. X-rays can also be used to kill cancer cells. X-rays are used at security checks at airports, railway stations etc. to check customers and baggage. X-rays are also used art historians to see if a picture has been painted on top of an older one. X-ray diffraction is also very important in spectroscopy and as a basis for X-ray crystallography.