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Shock rock: Machine uncovers honking 1,111-carat diamond

A specialized sorting machine that uses X-ray technology sniffs out one of the largest diamonds ever discovered.

By November 19, 2015

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Ancient X-ray machine reawakened, for science

X-ray tech is more a hundred years old, and doctors in The Netherlands have powered up an old machine and compared it with a modern one. It stands up well--if you don't mind the radiation.

By March 17, 2011

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Congress: Undetectable 3D-printed guns are still illegal

Legislators vote to renew an expiring ban on plastic firearms that are able to slip past metal detectors and X-ray machines.

By December 9, 2013

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PowerBook batteries and x-ray machines: a follow-up

PowerBook batteries and x-ray machines: a follow-up

By April 30, 2002

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PowerBook batteries affected by x-ray machine?

PowerBook batteries affected by x-ray machine?

By April 29, 2002