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Science Is Badass

X-rays detected from Scotch tape

You read the right. Scientists have found that if you peel the popular adhesive tape off its roll in a vacuum chamber, it emits X-rays. It has to be a vacuum, this does NOT happen in the air, so no worries about your home usage of Scotch tape.

Wow.
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