A lightning strike is an electric discharge between the atmosphere and an earth-
bound object. ..... A person injured by lightning does not carry an electrical
charge, and can be safely handled to ap...
Does lightning strike from the sky down, or the ground up? The answer is both.
Cloud-to-ground lightning comes from the sky down, but the part you see comes
Lightning strikes the tallest object (the tree) and down the side of the tree the ... I
can't be sure why lightning does this but in anycase, don't stand on a beach ...
Mar 13, 2014 ... A new map reveals where the most lightning strikes take place. Do you live in
one of these spots?
Click Here to see where lightning is currently striking across the U.S. .... The
injured person does not carry an electrical charge, so it is okay to touch them.
Apr 27, 2014 ... The enlightening image below is of a lightning strike slowed down at ... Why does
this final "ground-up" strike occur and why is it so much ...
That is why lightning strikes lightning rods, they are conductors and the tallest
things ... Since lightning tends to strike tall things, does that mean lying flat on the
A map of the world showing where lightning activity is most intense and where ...
The places with the largest number of lightning strikes are deep red, grading to
black. .... Geology.com does not grant permission for any use, republication, ...
The subsequent electrical transfer in the channel is lightning. _ Printer Friendly ....
Lightning can—and often does—strike in the same place twice. Tall buildings ...
May 24, 2014 ... Your car is the safest place to be when lightning strikes -- if you can't, ... touching
the ground and, if a lightning strike does come through you off ...