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The Devastating Power of Lightning

The Devastating Power of Lightning

The rainy season is just around the corner, which means we’ll soon be seeing lots of lightning and listening to the soothing sounds of thunder.

If you’ve ever wondered just how powerful lighting actually is, wonder no longer.

Daniel Modol from Norway was recently filming lightning striking in the distance when suddenly it struck no more than 5 metres from where he was standing. The strike itself wasn’t caught on film, but the result of the strike is astounding. Watch below to see just how powerful it is and why one should always seek shelter in a storm.

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