Posts Tagged lightning

test
Interesting Facts

Interesting Facts about Lightning and Thunder

Interesting Facts about Lightning and Thunder

Through the research of Benjamin Franklin in 1752, the science behind lightning and thunder has helped Fulminologists and earth scientists to study the background of natural occurrences. A few people may appreciate the nature of thunderstorms aside from kids who are fascinated by earth science. Because lightning represents the basic electrical conductivity to physics, scientists […]

October 23, 2012 No Comments / Read More >>

Weather

Deadliest Bolt

Deadliest Bolt

Lightning strikes has claimed 47 lives and left 246 injured during the summer of 2006 as reported by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Dr. Mary Ann Cooper began his research in lightning injury at the University of Illinois, Chicago. Certain periods of the year pose a lightning hazard outdoors, particularly the Fourth of July. […]

January 3, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>