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Outside awarded MountainFlow a Gear of the Show award at last year’s Outdoor Retailer Winter Market, where we look at hundreds of products pitched to us at lightning speed over the course of a few days.
A GREEN SKI-WAX COMPANY GETS FUNDED ON 'SHARK TANK'JOE JACKSONFEBRUARY 9, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
The video captures a thread of electric current, or lightning leader, zipping down from a thundercloud to meet another leader reaching up from the ground.
THE BIRTH OF A LIGHTNING BOLT WAS CAUGHT ON VIDEOMARIA TEMMINGFEBRUARY 8, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
It took a violent mob of insurrectionists and a lightning bolt moment in this very room.
OCASIO-CORTEZ, OTHER DEMOCRATS RECOUNT ON HOUSE FLOOR WHAT THEY EXPERIENCED DURING CAPITOL SIEGEAMY B WANG, COLBY ITKOWITZFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Scientists have finally gotten a clear view of the spark that sets off a weird type of lightning called a blue jet.
SPACE STATION SENSORS SAW HOW WEIRD ‘BLUE JET’ LIGHTNING FORMSMARIA TEMMINGFEBRUARY 2, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The first is like estimating the distance to a lightning strike by timing the delayed arrival of the thunderclap.
RUMBLES ON MARS RAISE HOPES OF UNDERGROUND MAGMA FLOWSROBIN GEORGE ANDREWSFEBRUARY 1, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
Normal lightning bolts are formed by discharges between oppositely charged regions of a cloud — or a cloud and the ground — many kilometers apart.
SPACE STATION DETECTORS FOUND THE SOURCE OF WEIRD ‘BLUE JET’ LIGHTNINGMARIA TEMMINGJANUARY 21, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Then it popped through to 50,000 feet, sucking in air from below that drove the flames on, creating a storm system—complete with lightning and fire tornadoes—where no storm should have been.
WHAT THE COMPLEX MATH OF FIRE MODELING TELLS US ABOUT THE FUTURE OF CALIFORNIA’S FORESTSAMY NORDRUMJANUARY 18, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Never before have pre-print servers exploded in popularity, allowing scientists to share discoveries at lightning speed.
FIGHTING COVID-19 BROUGHT THESE LASTING BREAKTHROUGHS TO SCIENCE AND MEDICINESHELLY FANDECEMBER 29, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
Meanwhile as fires continue to devastate the West, the California legislature, meeting in emergency session, votes to ban lightning.
DAVE BARRY’S YEAR IN REVIEW 2020DAVE BARRYDECEMBER 27, 2020WASHINGTON POST
You know, Or if you just want to have fun or kind of game-ify this a little bit, you know, every time somebody dunks the ball, you can see a lightning strikeon the back board.
PODCAST: WHEN YOUR FACE IS YOUR TICKETTATE RYAN-MOSLEYDECEMBER 21, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW

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