Lightning results from the buildup and discharge of electrical energy between positively and negatively charged areas.
Rising and descending air within a thunderstorm separates these positive and negative charges.
Lightning is a sudden electrostatic discharge that occurs during an electrical
storm. .... A typical cloud to ground lightning flash culminates in the formation of
May 23, 2012 ... How is lightning formed? Water and ice move around inside the cloud; forced up
by warm air currents, down by gravity, and compressed in the ...
Dec 9, 2007 ... He wanted to prove that lightning is a form of electricity. We know now that flying
a kite in a storm is not safe. But, Ben was right. Lightning is a ...
Thunder is caused by lightning. When a lightning bolt travels from the cloud to the
ground it actually opens up a little hole in the air, called a channel. Once then ...
May 27, 2010 ... The sky is filled with electric charge. In a calm sky, the positive (+) and negative
(-) charges are evenly spaced throughout the atmosphere.
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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 ...
Lightning happens when the negative charges (electrons) in the bottom of the
cloud are attracted to the ... Thunder is the sound caused by rapidly expanding