For the First Time Ever, Researchers Reveal What Thunders Look Like

Team of Southwest Research Institute scientists manage to visually capture the sound waves birthed by lightning events
by Laura Sinpetru, May 6th, 2015
 

Watch: What Happens in the Underground When a Meteor Strikes

Scientists simulate meteor strikes in the lab, study how the ground responds to such powerful impacts
by Laura Sinpetru, April 14th, 2015
 

Cool Map Shows Where Lightning Bolts Strike Most Often

NASA scientists reveal lighting flashes occur more often over land and especially over regions close to the equator
by Laura Sinpetru, April 3rd, 2015
Lightning Strikes Can Turn Volcanic Ash into Teeny Tiny Glass Spheres

Lightning Strikes Can Turn Volcanic Ash into Teeny Tiny Glass Spheres

by Laura Sinpetru, March 4th, 2015
Even cooler, the glass spherules created by lightning strikes when they hit volcanic ash form high in the atmosphere
 

Stunning Video Shows Lightning Moving Upward Over the Atlantic

The bizarre lightning discharges were caught on camera by researchers with the Florida Institute of Technology
by Laura Sinpetru, February 5th, 2015
 

Freaky Friday Mystery: Why Thunder Always Accompanies Lightning

Just like the bacon and the mozzarella we like to put on pizza, thunder and lightning go together in perfect harmony
by Laura Sinpetru, January 16th, 2015
 

The Next iPhone Could Forever Change the Way We Listen to Music

Apple is on track to eliminate one major annoyance associated with the iPhone, and portable devices in general
by Filip Truta, December 17th, 2014
Apple May Be Launching Reversible USB Connector for iOS Devices – Leak, Gallery

Apple May Be Launching Reversible USB Connector for iOS Devices – Leak, Gallery

by Adrian Boioglu, August 17th, 2014
The new connector will replace the computer end of the iPhone lightning connector
 

Awesome Speaker and Audio Port All-in-One Patent Published by Apple

The little hole you use to connect your EarPods could be used as an iPhone speaker
by Adrian Boioglu, July 10th, 2014
 

Man Blown Out of His Shoes by Lightning Strike, Lives to Tell the Tale

The incident occurred this past weekend, the man says he is incredibly lucky to be alive
by Laura Sinpetru, June 24th, 2014
 

Lianas Believed to Act as Lightning Rods, Protect Trees

Researchers ready to study how these parasitic vines interact with forest ecosystems
by Laura Sinpetru, June 2nd, 2014
 
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