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Researchers Explore Dark Lightning
2013-04-11 10:57:42

A group of researchers have set out to better understand the mysterious phenomenon known as dark lighting.

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2008-07-16 10:05:00

University of Florida and Florida Institute of Technology engineering researchers have narrowed the search for the source of X-rays emitted by lightning, a feat that could one day help predict where lightning will strike.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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