Fulgurites are classified generically as a variety of the mineraloid lechatelierite,
although their ... discharge phase of lightning strikes propagating into silica-rich
quartzose sand, mixed soil, ...
Jul 2, 2013 ... Spotted in multiple places on Reddit, the image was simply titled “What happens
when lightning strikes sand.” My B.S. detector went off.
www.ask.com/youtube?q=What Happens When Lightning Strikes Sand?&v=Yl9XUvgGxLU
Oct 16, 2015 ... It turns out that when lightning hits sand, it makes little holes in it. ... It is an
impressive sandcastle, but it's not what happens when lightning hits ...
Oct 19, 2012 ... Finding out that this was a figment of Hollywood's imagination, I learned what
really happens when lightning strikes the sand. It isn't nearly as ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=What Happens When Lightning Strikes Sand?&v=7OuEXSi-8Ig
Oct 25, 2013 ... Glass is used every day in our lives. Meteorologist Alan Raymond explains how
glass comes from lightning and sand.
Lightning stikes do indeed fuse sand into cone- or root-like structures, but the
phenomenon is rare. ... Yes, in fact it is a common place thing that happens in
nature. ... the North Sahara desert but lightening strikes there are very seldom
Oct 21, 2013 ... All it takes is a flash. Lightning strikes the ground, creating temperatures of more
than 3,000 degrees. The sand around the lightning strike fuses ...
Jan 31, 2011 ... It is shown in the movie how these sculptures are made naturally when lightning
hits sand and becomes hot enough that it forms into glass in ...
Jun 21, 2013 ... as someone who lives near the beach, this is a stick stuck in the sand, then had
wet drippy sand slowly dripped/poured on it. thats what the tiny ...
Mar 11, 2011 ... It happens in a flash: A bolt of lightning burning 50,000 degrees Fahrenheit slices
through the air and hits the beach. It pierces the ground, ...