Heat Lightning Does Not ExistDennis Mersereau · 07/28/15 01:10PM
One of the best ways to spend a summer evening is to stand outside and watch a distant storm, the soft rumbles of thunder distracting you from the mosquitoes eating you alive. The most well-known part of these summertime thunderstorms is a phenomenon known as “heat lightning,” which doesn’t really exist.
Woman Struck by Lightning While Getting Off Flight Diverted by StormsDennis Mersereau · 06/29/15 01:03PM
The Simple Science Behind Thunder That Rolls and CracklesDennis Mersereau · 06/02/15 02:45PM
As we crawl through this, our second day of True Summer (not that fake astronomical stuff), many people who haven’t had thunderstorms yet this year are in for a flashing, crashing, startling treat. What exactly is it about lightning that makes that thunderous noise, and why does it seem to crackle, boom, and roll?
Lightning Destroyed the Zephyrometer in a Fireball YesterdayDennis Mersereau · 08/15/14 12:33PM
Man Struck by Lightning While Trying to Catch Lightning on CameraDennis Mersereau · 08/04/14 04:19PM
A Seattle man out for a walk this past Saturday stopped to film the sky in hopes of seeking out some bolts of lightning from an oncoming storm, but he got more than he bargained for when the lightning sought him out instead.
Lightning and Lightening Are Two Completely Different WordsDennis Mersereau · 07/13/14 05:10PM
One Killed, Seven Injured by Lightning in Northeastern ColoradoDennis Mersereau · 07/11/14 07:23PM
July 10, 1926: The Day Nature Blew up a Town in New JerseyDennis Mersereau · 07/10/14 10:30AM
Lightning Mostly Kills Men Because Men Are DumbDennis Mersereau · 06/27/14 03:50PM
Blitzortung Is One of the Best, Most Mesmerizing Websites Out ThereDennis Mersereau · 06/12/14 11:18AM
The internet is saturated with websites that give you weather information, and frankly, most of them suck. Very few allow you to see lightning around the world in real-time, and even fewer give you this data for free. But there is one nugget of gold tucked deep in the confines of Europe that gives you the best of the best, all for free.