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www.lightningsafety.noaa.gov/myths.shtml

Lightning Myths and Facts. Myth: If you're caught outside during a thunderstorm, you should crouch down to reduce your risk of being struck. Fact: Crouching ...

www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters/lightning

Lightning forks and rejoins itself over Table Mountain and Lion's Head in Cape Town, South Africa. Central Africa is the area of the world where lightning strikes  ...

www.kidsdiscover.com/quick-reads/11-awesome-facts-lightning

Sep 26, 2013 ... How hot is a lightning bolt? Only about 54000 degrees Fahrenheit -- roughly five times hotter than the surface of the sun! Lightning flashes ...

www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts/weather/lightning.html

Check out our fun lightning facts for kids and enjoy learning more about interesting weather topics. What is lightning? Where does it come from? How often does ...

www.rd.com/culture/lightning-strikes

From strange lightning strike rashes to exploding trees, these facts about lightning will, well, shock you.

www.factslides.com/s-Lightning

Lightning Facts: did you know that... About 24000 people are killed by lightning strikes around the world each year?

factslegend.org/40-interesting-lightning-facts

Apr 30, 2015 ... Most interesting of lightning facts is that the light we see during lightning strike actually travels from ground to the clouds and not the other way ...

www.abc.net.au/news/science/2015-12-07/lightning-facts/6993880

Dec 6, 2015 ... There's nothing like a dramatic interplay of lightning and thunder for atmosphere and fear, but is it really true that lighting never strikes twice?

www.stormwise.com/striking.htm

Lightning Safety Facts from NOAA. Each second there are 50 to 100 Cloud-to- Ground Lightning Strikes to the Earth world-wide. Most lightning strikes average 2 ...