Raging Planet

Series 1 - 7. Lightning

Lightning

About this programme

7/10. Examining the power of lightning, using camera footage and computer graphics to trace a bolt from its electromagnetic source to its explosive impact on Earth. Survivors of lightning strikes describe the awesome power of up to 20 million volts which may have sparked off life in the primeval oceans and continues to pose a threat in today's hi-tech world.

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