Amazing Lightning Strikes Saint-Petersburg Television Tower (Video) – May 2013

Lightning strikes Saint Petersburg television tower on Monday 13 May 2013. The tower is the highest point in St. Petersburg, standing at 310 metres (1,020 ft) tall and making it the second highest tower in...

Amazing Natural Phenomenon: The Mysterious Catatumbo Lightning Or Venezuela’s Everlasting Lightning Storm

The mysterious "Relámpago del Catatumbo" ('Catatumbo lightning') is a unique natural phenomenon in the world. Located on the mouth of the Catatumbo river at Lake Maracaibo (Venezuela), the phenomenon is a cloud-to-cloud lightning that forms...

Lightning strikes Vatican just hours after the pope’s resignation announcement – February 12 2013

God punishes immediately - or in this case only a few hours later. As you will see in the following video, a lightning struck and touched the dome of St. Peter's Basilica, one of...

Unexplained ball lightning phenomenon baffles scientists

Ball lightnings are rather rare phenomena occurring during thunderstorms! However they remain unexplained and baffle scientists around the world. Such events have been reported all over the world, but scientists are still unsure how they form...

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...