Spectacular Lightning Storm Strikes Adelaide in Southern Australia on October 26 2014

An incredible lightning storm swept across South Australia on October 26, 2014. According to officials, incredible 80,000 lightning strikes lit up the skies overnight. The storm had built up across the state before exploding...

Watch: Storm Watcher Hit By Lightning During Thunderstorm In Arvada

Chad Greenlees, from ARVADA, Colorado, will not forget the latest thunderstorms that rolled over Denver last Monday, July 7, 2014. He was indeed struck by a lightning while filming the electric storm. The lightning bolt only...

Lightning hits a car

Lightning hits a car It is well known that cars are the best to sit in during ligthning storms. Indeed, the metal shell of a car provides a pathway for the lightning strike to flow...

Incredible Lightning Show Over Austin Texas – October 2 2014 (VIDEOS)

A crazy and incredible lightning show was witnessed on October 2, 2014 over Austin, Texas. It's really a strange natural phenomenon as there are no sounds! Both videos are from Austin but from different people. According...

Lightning Strikes: Two Hours of Lightning Bolts Compressed For Thunderstruck Audiotrack

This amazing lightning strikes video compiles lightning bolts flashes of a 2 hour lightning storm. It is now used as graphic equaliser elements for the audiotrack "Thunderstruck" by 2Cellos. I find it awesome. What about you? Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Transformer Explosion during Ligthning Storm in Gijón, Spain

This is a video of an impressive transformer explosion during a lightning storm in Gijón, Spain I don't know where the lightning struck... on an electric pole? Anyway the bolt was so strong that a transormer blew...

Just a Lightning Strike Destroying a Tree Over a Street in Sydney

This amazing dash cam video features a tree being cut in half by a lightning strike and the resulting traffic jam during a storm in Sydney, Australia. According to the Youtube witness, the large branch...

Mysterious Upward Bolt Captured At Top Of Storm In Puerto Rico (VIDEO)

It has long been assumed that lightning bolts either leap from a cloud to the earth or flash from cloud to cloud. However, it now appears that on rare occasions bolts originate at the tops...

Apocalyptic Lightning Lighting Up The Eye Of Tropical Cyclone Bansi In The Indian Ocean

There is not much to say about this amazing photo captured by an astronaut onboard of ISS. Watch that apocalyptical lightning lighting up the eye of Tropical Cyclone Bansi in the Indian Ocean! The incredible lightning picture was...

Incredible lightning storm in Arkansas: Several bolts touchdown digging holes in the ground

Last night into early this morning was a pretty incredible lightning storm in Arkansas. Some of these anvil crawler bolts made it to the ground several miles well behind the main line of storms, digging...

Strange Flashes In Arctic Sky May Be Thundersnow (Video)

What were the strange flashes illuminating the sky over Kotzebue and other areas of the Arctic? This still unexplained sky phenomenon was accompanied by booms. A meteor disintegration? Some children pulling a prank? Or some rare and...

Volatile storm ignites 40,000 lightning strikes in southwest California sky

Nearly 40,000 lightning struck Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Ventura counties, between Sept. 10-11. The electric volatile storm was most active on Sunday with an amazing 5,000 lightning bolts in the area...

Mysterious gigantic jets appear over unusual Hurricane Hilda

Clearly, Hurricane Hilda is not a typical storm. Most hurricanes don't even have regular lightning because they lack vertical winds. But rarest gigantic jet lightnings appeared over Hurricane Hilda on August 10, 2015. Unexpected lightning activity from...

Lightnings kill at least 14 people as Cyclone Fani hits India and Bengladesh

Several people were killed by lightning strikes in Bengladesh and India as a result of destructive Cyclone Fani. Do you know how to be safe in an electrical...

Lightning strike kills 21 head of cattle in McCook County, South Dakota

This is a very strong reminder of what lightning can do. 21 head of cattle were killed as a bolt of lightning hit this metal bale feeder in McCook County, South Dakota, on May 26, 2016. As...

Extremely Rare Positive Streamer Captured on Camera

Yes, that lightning strike is cool. But look at the circled area. That's called a "positive streamer." And it's extremely rare to capture on camera.

35 people taken to hospital after mysterious lightning strikes from blue sky in Germany

35 people were taken to the hospital after lightning struck a children's soccer match on May 28, 2016 in Hoppstaetten, Germany. Three adults - including the referee - were seriously injured in the incident. Another...

God doesn’t like you keeping your explosives in his house

It's real easy to make lightning as lethal as any blizzard, sinkhole, or gas-filled lake. You simply have to add a pinch of gunpowder. In 1769, the town of Brescia, Italy found out that storing...

Deadly Lightning Strike Kills 5, Injures 150 in Poland

A thunderstorm turned deadly on Thursday after lightning struck a popular hiking destination in the Tatra Mountains, Poland. A lightning strike killed 5, and injured 150. Two...

Most amazing lightning video caught in Houston, Texas

I've never seen lightning do this before! Look at this incredible electric moment captured by Cain Garcia last Friday evening in Houston, Texas. Amazing! Yes, it is like a spider crawling across the night sky! The next one...

Natural CERN? Lightning storms generate antimatter in Earth’s atmosphere acting like natural particule accelerators

Lightning and thunderclouds are natural particle accelerators as reported by Japanese scientists, who detected a γ-ray flash with a duration of less than one millisecond after lightning, during a thunderstorm on 6 February 2017...

Lightning Strike Injures 6 During PGA TOUR Championship in Atlanta (Video)

Six people are recovering after a lightning strike at East Lake Golf Club in DeKalb County Saturday afternoon. The strike happened at the course near the 16th tee....

Anomalous lightning kills 35 people in 48 hours in Odisha, India

At least 17 persons were killed by lightning strikes across Odisha on Monday taking the toll to 35 in the last 48 hours. Such severe lightning is normally recorded during April-May. The anomalous lightning storms...

Tornadic waterspout during strong lightning storm in Italy

While seeking Perseid meteors, Olivier Staiger found tornadic waterspout! This incredible night thunderstorm was captured east of Cattolica, Italy off the Adriatic Sea on August 10, 2016. Olivier Staiger explains: Wednesday, August 10th, 2016, I drove about 700km...

Wow that’s apocalyptic! Incredible lightning storm off Adelaide, Australia

Wow that's apocalyptic! Adelaide was totally electric tonight! It's been a stunning lightning show, South Australia have a good night! WOW! That's the apocalypse! Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Lightning Strike Kills 23 Cows in Texas (Video)

A lightning bolt has killed 23 cows after it hit one and then traveled along a metal fence the others were standing next to.

Entire state of South Australia loses power during apocalyptical thunderstorms

More than 21,000 lightning strikes have been recorded over a 12-hour period from midday yesterday on the West Coast. Consequently, power was knocked out to the entire state of South Australia on September 28, 2016. Power...

Lightning kills 17 goats in Namibia and 89 livestock in South Africa

Thor is angry! And in a moment of total madness, he decided to kill 17 goats in Namibia and 89 livestock (sheep, goats and cattle) in South Africa. Farmers are heartbrocken and discouraged.   Lightning killed 17...

Gigantic Jet Lightning Erupts From The Top Of Severe Thunderstorm Off Hawaii (Video)

This extremely rare lightning phenomena is known as Gigantic Jet Lightning. They are more powerful than sprites and are easier to see with the naked eye... If you are fast enough! While starring at the sky,...

Anomalous lightning display: 5,100+ lightning discharges per hour strike Northern Rivers, Australia

That is just too much! More than 5100 lightning strikes hit Northern Rivers, Australia as a coastal storm engulfed the region on August 24, 2017. Anomaly: At the height of the storm when there was hail...

3 children struck by lightning near Lily Lake, Utah – 2 other girls 5 days ago

A lightning struck three girls near Lily Lake in the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest on August 4, 2017. The three girls, ages 2, 7 and 8 years old, from Evanston, Wyo., were on a camping and...

Freak lightning storm hammers Queensland with more than 265,000 strikes leaving 120,000 homes without power

A freak lightning storm that brought more than 265,000 lightning strikes hit south-east Queensland overnight shocking a Brisbane man under the shower and leaving more than 110,000 homes without power on February 11, 2018....

Terrifying moment lightning strikes passenger plane in Singapore

This is the terrifying moment a passenger catches on his GoPro camera a lightning striking the plane he is sitting in! Watch how scary it is when the wing of the plane is hit by...

Tropical storms produce Gamma-Ray Radiation Bursts (TGF), the highest energy light naturally found on Earth

About a thousand times a day, thunderstorms fire off fleeting bursts of some of the highest-energy light naturally found on Earth, called terrestrial gamma-ray flashes (TGFs). These TGFs last less than a millisecond and produce...

More than 50,000 lightnings struck France and UK last night

More than 50,000 lightning strikes were recorded over Great Britain, France and the English Channel in the night between April 21 and April 22, 2018. This is a pretty impressive figure for mid-April. And here...

Lightning kills 32 cows in Missouri – Farmer finds them ‘piled on top of each other’

After milking his cows, just as Texas County dairy farmer Jared Blackweld wanted to lock the gate, a lightning struck hard and close. Later in the day, he returned to the field and found 32 of his...

Anomalous lightning STORM: Nearly 1,500 pulses of lightning recorded off Southern California coast in 5 minutes as ATMOSPHERIC RIVER engulfs the state

In one five-minute stretch alone, shortly after 8 p.m., the National Weather Service recorded 1,489 pulses of lightning off the coast, 231 over Santa Barbara County and 40 in Los Angeles County....

Fire in the sky! Spectacular burst of red sprites over the English Channel

Talk about fire in the sky! A spectacular burst of red sprites engulfed the sky over the English Channel on May 29, 2017. I have already reported about the powerful storm on May 28, 2017 that...

Multi-branched lightning rises in the sky of Oklahoma City (video)

First comes the glow, then it erupts! This amazing lightning blazed from the ground to the clouds during severe weather in Oklahoma City on May 18, 2017. WOW this video from Live Storm Media was incredible!...

France hit by brutal thunderstorms bringing more than 100,000 lightning strikes in 12 hours (video)

On August 28th, more than 100,000 lightnings in less than 12 hours lit up the sky over France, from which 40,000 struck in the northern part of the country. Meteo France announced storm warnings...