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“lightning”

Jun 2, 2014 05:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Storm chaser Scott Sheppard kept the video rolling as a bolt of lightning shot down his arm, through his vehicle, and blasted a hole in the ground.
May 27, 2014 10:55 AM ET // Discovery News
Summer arrived early in Lower Manhattan and gave the skyline standout a jolt.
May 12, 2014 11:43 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
New research reveals how these alienlike atmospheric sprites form.
Mar 18, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Tim Wall
A lightning forecast could help save lives and prevent horrific injuries. Continue reading →
Feb 27, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
The mysterious flashes of lightning that sometimes precede or accompany a temblor, called earthquake lights, could be caused by the shifting of grains in the ground surrounding faults.
Oct 28, 2013 10:50 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Boom, zap, pow! Who needs superheroes to move mountains, when lightning does the job just fine?
Oct 21, 2013 06:00 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Researchers can now predict the conditions that precede a bolt of lightning out of the blue.
Aug 29, 2013 09:55 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Need some rain? Fire up the laser and zap a cloud. Could it be that easy? Continue reading →
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