Lightning
Sound of a thunderstorm High-speed, slow-motion lightning video captured at 6,200 frames per second. Four-second video of a lightning strike, Island in the Sky, Canyonlands National Park, Utah, Un...
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Electrical storm lights up the sky
WATCH: Electrical storm lights up the sky over Kimberley, Western Australia.
Lightning strikes the river
Lightning strikes the river. What a sight to behold.
Lightning Strike Kills More Than 300 Reindeer In Norway
STOCKHOLM (AP) — More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lightning in central Norway. The Norwegian Environment Agency has released eerie
After A Record Hot Day Powerful Electric Storm Moving Into Manhattan
New York Has Been Boiling All Weekend. Now The Storm Is Rolling In.
Lightning strikes in super slow motion
What appears to be an instant flash is actually a two-pronged approach. Phil Ritchie explains.
Lightning strikes kill and injure in Europe
Lightning strikes in France, Germany and Poland cause death and serious injuries, with the victims including children at a birthday party in a Paris park.
Upside-Down Lightning And Mystery Blue Glimpses Caught On Film
Fantastical light shows go on above thunderclouds, full of little-studied phenomena like upside-down lightning. Now they've been snapped from Earth and the ISS
ScienceCasts: Dark Lightning
Researchers studying thunderstorms have made a surprising discovery: The lightning we see with our eyes has a dark competitor that discharges storm clouds and flings antimatter into space. Astrophysic...
Hickers Stumble Across The "Devil Tree"
A video of a “devil tree” has emerged online, appearing to show pillars of flames burning inside the trunk of a hollow tree. It’s fair to speculate the fire was most likely caused by a lighting strike...
Amazing Things You Won't Believe Exist in Nature
Enjoy these top new wonders of the world created by nature and some of the most amazing views and best travel places on Earth. This cool video is a list of some of the new wonders of the world includi...
The most electric place on Earth
You know the saying “lightning never strikes the same place twice”? Forget it. On a good night, one lake in Venezuela hosts thousands of lightning strikes every hour. The phenomenon is known variously...
Rare Footage Of Volcanic Lightning
Rare Footage Of Volcanic Lightning
Teen Boy Will Be Charged As Adult For Having Naked Pics of a Minor: Himself
North Carolina 17-year-old caught in a sexting scandal faces charges of sexually exploiting a minor that could land him in jail for up to 10 years, since the law considers him an adult. But one of the...
Rogue Antimatter Found In Thunderclouds
When Joseph Dwyer’s aeroplane took a wrong turn into a thundercloud, the mistake paid off: the atmospheric physicist flew not only through a frightening storm but also into an unexpected — and mysteri...
WATCH: Chile's Huge Volcanic Eruption Makes Lightning, Can Be Seen From Space
Earlier this week, Chile's Cabulco volcano started erupting for the first time in 43 years, spraying dust and ash at least 15 kilometres into the sky, and causing the evacuation of up to 2,000 local r...
Sprite (lightning)
Sprites are large-scale electrical discharges that occur high above thunderstorm clouds, or cumulonimbus, giving rise to a quite varied range of visual shapes flickering in the night sky. They are tri...
Sprite (lightning) - Wikipedia
Catatumbo lightning
The Catatumbo Lightning (Spanish: Relámpago del Catatumbo) is an atmospheric phenomenon in Venezuela. It occurs only over the mouth of the Catatumbo River where it empties into Lake Maracaibo. The fre...
Catatumbo lightning - Wikipedia
Lightning Strike Kills More Than 300 Reindeer In Norway
STOCKHOLM (AP) — More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lightning in central Norway. The Norwegian Environment Agency has released eerie
Lightning rocket
A lightning rocket is a rocket device used to trigger lightning.
A lightning rocket can have solid propellant that has cesium salts added which produces a conductive path when the exhaust gases ar...
Mysterious Ball Lightning - YouTube
Feb 22, 2009 ... Ball lightning may be an atmospheric electrical phenomenon, the physical nature of which is still controversial. The term refers to reports of ...
Lightning-prediction system
A lightning prediction system detects atmospheric conditions likely to produce lightning strikes and sounds an alarm, warning those nearby that lightning is imminent and giving them the chance to...
Lightning-prediction system - Wikipedia
Lightning strikes kill and injure in Europe
Lightning strikes in France, Germany and Poland cause death and serious injuries, with the victims including children at a birthday party in a Paris park.
Relativistic runaway electron avalanche
A relativistic runaway electron avalanche (RREA) is an avalanche growth of a population of relativistic electrons driven through a material (typically air) by an electric field. RREA has been hypothe...
Relativistic runaway electron avalanche - Wikipedia
TWA Flight 891
TWA Flight 891 was a Lockheed L-1649A Starliner that crashed not long after taking off from Milan Malpensa Airport on 26 June 1959. All 68 passengers and crew on board were killed.
On 26 June 1959...
TWA Flight 891 - Wikipedia
Thunderbolt
A thunderbolt or lightning bolt is a symbolic representation of lightning when accompanied by a loud thunderclap. In ancient Hellenic and Roman religious traditions, the thunderbolt represents Zeus or...