If we saw the x-rays could we see whatever the x-rays machines see?

1. Jun 18, 2011

Ynsgfnsv

if we saw the x-rays could we see whatever the x-rays machines see?

2. Jun 18, 2011

johng23

Re: x-rays

The machine needs to both produce and detect the x-rays. So if your eye was an x-ray detector, sure you could see them, but you would still need some x-ray source shooting x-rays through an object and towards you.