An electric spark is an abrupt electrical discharge that occurs when a sufficiently
high electric ... Lightning is an example of an electric spark in nature, while
electric sparks, large or ... Elec...
How is lightning different from a spark? (Lightning works the same way as a
spark, except that it happens on a massive scale. Lightning is created when
While attempting to explain sparks and lightning to some friends, I realized that I
didn't have a good gut-level understanding of them myself. As usual, my lack of ...
Feb 12, 2009 ... Lightning consist of huge static electric sparks that jump from cloud to cloud or
from a cloud to some ... Lighting can travel in different directions.
Have you ever got a static electricity shock? Or seen sparks when you take off
your jumper? When lightning is made the same thing happens, but on a much ...
Causing Sparks and Lightning. A spark is a stream of electrons jumping across
an air gap, heating the air until it glows and expands. Certain conditions can ...
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Lightning may not seem much like static electricity, but it's actually very similar.
Both are sparks of electricity created through the attraction of unlike charges.
The little 'static' sparks between your finger and a doorknob are, technically ...
type of discharge - lightning inside a single storm cloud, jumping between
Jan 23, 2015 ... Electrons can have different energy levels - or energy states. ... A lightning/
thunder is just an electrical spark (which everyone with electrical ...
Sep 22, 2014 ... Why is the shape of the lightning (or an electric spark) always of a ... The
electrons come from many different places in the clouds and the ...