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Posted By The Success Fisherman

Slow Motion Lightning

Just figured I would make a post with this slow motion video of lightning. This is one of the better slow motion videos of lightning I have seen on YouTube so far. Fascinating if you ask me.

This particular YouTube user has quite a few other cool slow motion videos worth checking out too.

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Lightning strikes the earth on average 100 times per second which adds up to a mind boggling 8,640,000 zaps every day! For researchers across the nation, this number helps provide frequent opportunity for further study. These scientists have been given the nickname of Lightning Chasers.

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Go to Source (Daily Sundial)

Posted By The Success Fisherman

Lightning hits RAAF mercy flight

NOT even a lightning strike could stop delivery of rescue supplies from RAAF Base Amberley to flood-stricken Queenslanders.

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Go to Source (The Queensland Times)