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theowlhooteth: spanghew: marsiouxpial: x-ray of alexandra feodorovna’s hand, otherwise known as the last tsaritsa I’ve always loved the Romanovs — they’re one of the stories of history that belongs to me in an odd way — and this x-ray is strangely ghostly and haunting.
first xray, the hand of Madame Marie Curie, the exposure was a whopping 20 minutes long! Because of her work in the field and unknown danger she developed luekemia which was the cause of her death. Her sacrifice in the field saved millions of lives to follow.