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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thunder

Thunder is the sound caused by lightning. Depending on the distance and nature of the ... The first recorded theory is attributed to the Greek philosopher Aristotle in the fourth century BC, and an early ... Inversion thunder results when lightning strikes between cloud and ground occur during a temperature inversion. In such  ...

www.reference.com/science/comes-first-thunder-lightning-731d9a095b518251

Though it is theoretically possible to hear thunder and then see lightning, lightning actually causes thunder, so it has to come first. ... A: Both lightening and thunder occur at the same time, but the sound of thunder is heard after lightening is ...

www.bowdoin.edu/~dfrancis/askanerd/thunderLightening

Jun 16, 1999 ... I've heard that thunder really comes first but that because lightning ... way to understand what typically happens in a thunder/lightning scenario, ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Which+Happened+First+Thunder+or+Lightning&v=G7hFbtCE_L8
Dec 11, 2012 ... Meteorologist Mark Elliot takes to the streets once again, testing your knowledge of all things weather. In this segment innocent bystanders ...

www.espsciencetime.org/student_life.cfm?subpage=326856

It might be fun to keep track of the first thunder and lightning of the year. What day do you first ... This means that you see lightning pretty much when it happens.

scijinks.gov/lightning

Static charges are always "looking" for the first opportunity to "escape," or discharge. ... So, do thunderclouds have rubber shoes? ... Lightning happens.

www.quora.com/What-is-first-rain-or-thunder

In my experience, you get thunder and lightning before rain, as the storm is still ... Nearly always, rain will happen before lightning and thunder. Of course, the specifics really depend on the situation, and "dry thunderstorms" ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/what-causes-thunder

Jan 17, 2000 ... Thunder is caused by lightning, which is essentially a stream of ... When the lightning is within sight, however, we see it first because the speed ...

www.loc.gov/rr/scitech/mysteries/thunder.html

The loud thunder that follows the lightning bolt is commonly said to come from the ... from the ground to the clouds, following the same channel as the first strike.

www.hko.gov.hk/m/article_e.htm?title=ele_00021

... he must let the Goddess of Lightning release light first to distinguish the right from ... In nature, a lightning flash and the associated thunder occur at almost the ... A person on the ground sees the lightning flash before hearing the thunder ...