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....