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Lightning Hunters

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The speed and unpredictability with which lightning strikes make these powerful events difficult to study. This video segment adapted from NOVA shows how scientists ...

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NOVA: "Lightning!"


Adapted from NOVA: "Lightning!" Footage courtesy of Gene Rhoden, Progress Energy, Florida, Roy Britt, Warren Faidley/Weatherstock and WKMG-TV.

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Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation

Funder: National Science Foundation

Producer: WGBH Educational Foundation