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“lightning”

May 5, 2015 11:45 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
The first images of thunder are created using triggered lightning -- and a lot of microphones -- to create an acoustic signature.
Apr 4, 2015 12:57 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Lightning strikes are more frequent in Venezuela and the Congo than anyplace else in the world. Continue reading →
Nov 13, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Climate change means more lightning strikes for each degree the world warms, a new study finds.
Oct 2, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Lighting can strike the ground miles away from the towering thunderstorms that produce it, a phenomenon called a bolt from the blue.
Jul 28, 2014 02:06 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Sunday's fatal lightning strike at Venice Beach is a tragic reminder of how important it is to be safe during a thunderstorm. Continue reading →
Jul 27, 2014 07:00 PM ET // AFP
At least one person was killed and up to eight others injured when freak lightning struck the bustling Venice Beach.
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.
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