Should you be worried about your cellphone?
Professor Ningyu Liu at the Geospace Physics Laboratory caught a beautiful lightning show from a recent storm. It’s recorded at 7000 frames per second and the playback speed is 700 frames per second.
Did Thomas Edison invent the lightbulb? I mean… kind of… but also… no. Every great, world-changing invention is the culmination of efforts by dozens or hundreds of people, spanning decades or centuries.
It’s a legendary piece of playground lore: If you swallow a piece of gum, it stays stuck in your stomach forever. So was your elementary-school buddy right?
Miracle of life!
Weather Observers Mike Dorfman and Tom Padham took a brief break this morning to enjoy the windy and wintry conditions on the observation deck.