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cool light from peeling tape---X-rays even - Feb 18, 2011 at 11:10PM
Society of Physics...
293 Posts light and X-rays from peeling scotch tape,
more info in their report,
IIT SPS Scotch Tape X-ray Experiment
This the Illinois Institute of Technology's Society of Physics Students' Scotch tape x-ray experiment. Unrolling Scotch tape creates high energy x-rays! Who knew?

NSF Program Director (on assignment from the AIP and the Society of Physics Students to serve as the Robert Noyce Scholarship Program Director at the National Science Foundation)