18 X-rays That Will Tell You More About Your Body Than Anatomy Textbooks

The human body is a perfect mechanism. While you are working, sleeping, and playing sports, your body is pumping blood and the brain is working tirelessly. We wouldn’t have been able to see all these processes without the invention of Wilhelm Röntgen: 120 years ago he discovered rays that literally allow us to see through people. And today, you can learn about the secrets your body is hiding from you.

Bright Side has looked through hundreds of MRI scans and X-rays, and chose the most fascinating ones. We bet you’ve never seen opera sung on a scanner.

1. The brain of a person in a coma and the brain of a healthy person

18 X-rays That Will Tell You More About Your Body Than Anatomy Textbooks

2. This is a panoramic shot of a jaw. The man forgot to take his glasses off.