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Naked Science: Lightning Chasers

Lightning researcher Tom Warner's van. It is equipped with portholes to shoot out of during rain and state of the art hi-speed video equipment to capture lighting striking.
Have you ever seen lightning strike from the ground to the sky or float in midair? Spectacular and exotic forms of this natural phenomenon are slowed down on film to reveal minute detail. Luminous spheres that linger in airplanes are recreated. We will show you how rockets launched into storm clouds coax lightning down to earth. Naked Science: Lightning Chasers illuminates secrets of nature's most striking power.