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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fulgurite

Fulgurites are natural tubes or masses of sintered soil, sand, and/or rock that form when lightning strikes the ground. They are classified as a variety of the ...

blogs.scientificamerican.com/but-not-simpler/what-really-happens-when-lightning-strikes-sand-the-science-behind-a-viral-photo

Jul 2, 2013 ... What Really Happens When Lightning Strikes Sand: The Science Behind a Viral Photo. Before science, the flash of lighting that followed a ...

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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 ...

www.amusingplanet.com/2015/07/fulgurite-what-happens-when-lightning.html

Jul 21, 2015 ... A single bolt of lightning can deliver 5 gigajoule of energy enough to power an average U.S. household for more than a month. When such a ...

www.theguardian.com/notesandqueries/query/0,,-189868,00.html

... when lightning strikes sand, the quarz in the sand turns into a glass sculpture similar to a plant ... Yes, in fact it is a common place thing that happens in nature.

hoaxes.org/weblog/comments/what_happens_when_lightning_strikes_sand

Dec 30, 2013 ... It was launched into viral status after being posted on Reddit, where it was captioned, "This is what happens when lightning strikes sand.".

www.madebymeg.net/blog/sea-glass-made-from-lightning

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 ...

www.mnn.com/earth-matters/climate-weather/stories/fulgurites-when-lightning-strikes-sand-magic-is-formed

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 ...

hubpages.com/education/When-Lightning-Strikes-Sand-Like-In-Sweet-Home-Alabama

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.pinterest.com/explore/fulgurite

A Fulgurite or Petrified Lightning is made when lightning strikes loose sand. It vaporizes a ..... See More. Fulgarite what happens when lightning hits sand :).