Lightning Injuries: Accidental injuries caused by brief high-voltage electrical discharges during thunderstorms. Cardiopulmonary arrest, coma and other neurologic symptoms, myocardial necrosis, and dermal burns are common. Prompt treatment of the acute sequelae, including cardiopulmonary resuscitation, is indicated for survival.Lightning: An abrupt high-current electric discharge that occurs in the ATMOSPHERE and that has a path length ranging from hundreds of feet to tens of miles. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Electric Injuries: Injuries caused by electric currents. The concept excludes electric burns (BURNS, ELECTRIC), but includes accidental electrocution and electric shock.Primary Dysautonomias: Disorders of the AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM occurring as a primary condition. Manifestations can involve any or all body systems but commonly affect the BLOOD PRESSURE and HEART RATE.Guam: An island in Micronesia, east of the Philippines, the largest and southernmost of the Marianas. Its capital is Agana. It was discovered by Magellan in 1521 and occupied by Spain in 1565. They ceded it to the United States in 1898. It is an unincorporated territory of the United States, administered by the Department of the Interior since 1950. The derivation of the name Guam is in dispute. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p471)Tympanic Membrane Perforation: A temporary or persistent opening in the eardrum (TYMPANIC MEMBRANE). 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There are various degrees: incomplete with no displacement of the anal sphincter muscle; complete with displacement of the anal sphincter muscle; complete with no displacement of the anal sphincter muscle but with herniation of the bowel; and internal complete with rectosigmoid or upper rectum intussusception into the lower rectum.Solutions: The homogeneous mixtures formed by the mixing of a solid, liquid, or gaseous substance (solute) with a liquid (the solvent), from which the dissolved substances can be recovered by physical processes. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Electromagnetic Fields: Fields representing the joint interplay of electric and magnetic forces.Neon: Neon. A noble gas with the atomic symbol Ne, atomic number 10, and atomic weight 20.18. 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(Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Telemetry: Transmission of the readings of instruments to a remote location by means of wires, radio waves, or other means. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Malaysia: A parliamentary democracy with a constitutional monarch in southeast Asia, consisting of 11 states (West Malaysia) on the Malay Peninsula and two states (East Malaysia) on the island of BORNEO. It is also called the Federation of Malaysia. Its capital is Kuala Lumpur. Before 1963 it was the Union of Malaya. It reorganized in 1948 as the Federation of Malaya, becoming independent from British Malaya in 1957 and becoming Malaysia in 1963 as a federation of Malaya, Sabah, Sarawak, and Singapore (which seceded in 1965). The form Malay- probably derives from the Tamil malay, mountain, with reference to its geography. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p715 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p329)
Lightning as an example of plasma present at Earth's surface: Typically, lightning discharges 30 kiloamperes at up to 100 ... Low-pressure discharges. *Glow discharge plasmas: non-thermal plasmas generated by the application of DC or low frequency RF (, ... Arc discharge: this is a high power thermal discharge of very high temperature (≈10,000 K). It can be generated using various ... Corona discharge: this is a non-thermal discharge generated by the application of high voltage to sharp electrode tips. It is ...
Spark Discharge. CRC Press, Boca Raton, New York, 1998. E. M. Bazelyan, Yu. P. Raizer. Lightning Physics and Lightning ... Laser-Induced Discharge Phenomena. Consultants Bureau, New York, London, 1977. Yu. P. Raizer. Yu. P. Raizer. Gas Discharge ... gas discharge physics, the interaction of laser radiation with ionized gas, and the physics of lightning. He has written over ... Radio-Frequency Capacitive Discharges. CRC Press, Boca Raton, New York, 1995. E. M. Bazelyan, Yu. P. Raizer. ...
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Nov 23, 2017). "Photonuclear reactions triggered by lightning discharge". Nature. doi:10.1038/nature24630. CS1 maint: Explicit ... After a lightning bolt, this gamma radiation dies down with a half-life of two minutes, but these low-energy gamma rays go on ... Oxygen-15 and nitrogen-13 are produced in the atmosphere when gamma rays (for example from lightning) knock neutrons out of ... Timmer, John (25 November 2017). "Lightning strikes leave behind a radioactive cloud". Ars Technica. Teruaki Enoto; et al. ( ...
Nov 23, 2017). "Photonuclear reactions triggered by lightning discharge". Nature. doi:10.1038/nature24630. CS1 maint: Explicit ... After a lightning bolt, this gamma radiation dies down with a half-life of ten minutes, but these low-energy gamma rays go on ... Nitrogen-13 and oxygen-15 are produced in the atmosphere when gamma rays (for example from lightning) knock neutrons out of ...
Lightning - powerful natural electrostatic discharge produced during a thunderstorm. Lightning's abrupt electric discharge is ... Whistlers - Very low frequency radio wave generated by lightning Altair's site on Natural Radio Signals A Βeginner's Guide to ... Sparks - Electrical breakdown of a medium that produces an ongoing plasma discharge, similar to the instant spark, resulting ... form of weather characterized by the presence of lightning and its acoustic effect on the Earth's atmosphere known as thunder. ...
Takaki, Shunji; Ikeya, Motoji (15 September 1998). "A Dark Discharge Model of Earthquake Lightning". Japanese Journal of ...
Pollock, J. A.; Barraclough, S. H. E. (1905). "Note on a hollow lightning conductor crushed by the discharge". Proceedings of ... ZETA did not discharge enough energy into the plasma to heat it to those temperatures so quickly. If the temperature was ... This was first noticed in lightning rods. Bennett showed that the same effect would cause a current to "self-focus" a plasma ... He began by introducing the fusion programme and the ZETA machine, and then noted: In all experiments on toroidal discharges ...
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Ksanfomaliti, L. V. (20 March 1980). "Discovery of frequent lightning discharges in clouds on Venus". Nature. 284 (5753): 244- ... preventing lightning[52]. The debate on Venus lightning is ongoing, with volcanic lightning and sprites also under discussion[ ... Lightning[edit]. The clouds of Venus may be capable of producing lightning[47], and the Soviet Venera 9 and 10 orbiters ... V. A. Krasnopol'skii, Lightning on Venus according to information obtained by the satellites Venera 9 and 10. Kosmich. Issled. ...
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This radiation may result in cloud-to-cloud lightning discharges. It was hypothesized in 1957 by Urey and Brewer that CO+, CO+ ... Ksanfomaliti, L. V. (20 March 1980). "Discovery of frequent lightning discharges in clouds on Venus". Nature. 284: 244-246. ... Part of its scientific payload includes the Lightning and Airglow Camera (LAC) which is currently looking for lightning in the ... No lightning has been detected. The Keck telescope on Hawaii reported seeing a subtle green glow and suggested it could be ...
Main article: Lightning. Lightning is a dramatic natural example of static discharge. While the details are unclear and remain ... The lightning bolt is simply a scaled-up version of the sparks seen in more domestic occurrences of static discharge. The flash ... Cone discharge, also called bulking brush discharge, occurs over surfaces of charged powders with resistance above 1010 ohms, ... Electrostatic discharges can ignite the fuel vapor.[18] When the electrostatic discharge energy is high enough, it can ignite a ...
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Other examples include sunlight and electrical discharges (lightning), among others. Unfavourable reactions can also be driven ... 5 April 2011). "Primordial synthesis of amines and amino acids in a 1958 Miller H2S-rich spark discharge experiment" (PDF). ... Various external sources of energy that may have triggered these reactions have been proposed, including lightning and ... In contrast to the classical Miller experiments, which depend on external sources of energy (simulated lightning, ultraviolet ...
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This energy will be released to a locally, oppositely charged region in the form of lightning. The strength of each discharge ... During times of low humidity, static discharge is quick and easy. During times of higher humidity, fewer static discharges ... After a cloud, for instance, has started its way to becoming a lightning generator, atmospheric water vapor acts as a substance ... Water vapor plays a key role in lightning production in the atmosphere. From cloud physics, usually, clouds are the real ...
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Subsequent development of the lightning discharge then occurs through "conventional breakdown" mechanisms.[99] ... Role in lightning. Cosmic rays have been implicated in the triggering of electrical breakdown in lightning. It has been ... Runaway Breakdown and the Mysteries of Lightning, Physics Today, May 2005. *^ Ney, Edward P. (14 February 1959). "Cosmic ... During a test of his equipment for measuring the east-west effect, Rossi observed that the rate of near-simultaneous discharges ...
Recent research appears to support lightning generating 1013 - 1015 neutrons per discharge via photonuclear processes. ... and hadrons and their possible feedback close to lightning leaders". Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. Americal ...
Lightning is an example of plasma present at Earth's surface. Typically, lightning discharges 30,000 amperes at up to 100 ... See Flashes in the Sky: Earth's Gamma-Ray Bursts Triggered by Lightning ... such as that in lightning strikes or some high-tension power lines - can lead to insulation breakdown and electrocution risk ... million volts, and emits light, radio waves, and X-rays.[17] Plasma temperatures in lightning might approach 30,000 Kelvin ( ...
... "lightning" does not mean the same thing as "electrical discharge" since we determine that something is lightning by looking and ... Nevertheless, "lightning is an electrical discharge" is true since the one is composed of the other. Similarly, "clouds are ... seeing it, whereas we determine that something is an electrical discharge through experimentation and testing. ...
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In: Crosby NB, Huang T-Y, Rycroft MJ (eds) Coupling of thunderstorms and lightning discharges to near-earth space. American ... Wilson CTR (1916) On some determinations of the sign and magnitude of electric discharges in lightning flashes. Proc R Soc Lond ... Wilson CTR (1920) Investigations on lightning discharges and on the electric field of thunderstorms. Philos Trans R Soc Lond ... Cosmic rays and human hazards Cosmic rays and thunderstorm electrification Thunderstorms/lightning discharges and climate ...
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  • In this study, it is hypothesized that the mesoscale environment can indirectly control the cloud-to-ground (CG) lightning polarity of severe storms by directly affecting their structural, dynamical, and microphysical properties, which in turn directly control cloud electrification and ground flash polarity. (ametsoc.org)
  • Subsequent breakdown in the negative charge level continued the discharge to the north, where it produced a negative-polarity stroke to ground. (linuxjournal.com)
  • As I see it, a "stroke" [ie "path" of lightning is an instantaneous effect of force acting across distance. (thunderbolts.info)
  • I have yet to see actual nano time footage of a lightning stroke "moving" in any particular direction. (thunderbolts.info)
  • Anyone have actual footage of a single lightning stroke taking any amount of time to form? (thunderbolts.info)
  • I've seen quite a bit of footage of multiple stroke lightning, and wondered from time to time myself whether the polarity of the strokes switched in consecutive strokes. (thunderbolts.info)
  • The scientists studied government databases and found that 7,362 people in Mexico had suffered "death by lightning stroke" in the 32-year period that ended in 2011. (newsobserver.com)
  • In the year 2000, cigre ratified the lightning parameters of interest for engineering applications, which are classified in three groups: parameters of incidence (ground flash density, keraunic level, polarity, multiplicity, interstroke time interval and flash duration 6 ), lightning return-stroke peak current and stroke current impulse shape. (scielo.org.co)
  • Lightning detectors and weather radar work together to detect storms. (wikipedia.org)
  • The GLM provides characteristics of lightning occurrence, flash size, and flash radiance that can be applied in the detection of severe storms, lightning-initiated wildfires, and heavy snowfall rates in winter storms. (ametsoc.org)
  • citation needed] However, it can also occur during dust storms, forest fires, tornadoes, volcanic eruptions, and even in the cold of winter, where the lightning is known as thundersnow. (wikipedia.org)
  • A more specific hypothesis, which has been supported by past observational and laboratory charging studies, suggests that broad, strong updrafts and associated large liquid water contents in severe storms lead to the generation of an inverted charge structure and enhanced +CG lightning production. (ametsoc.org)
  • 25%) percentage of +CG lightning (i.e., positive storms) while environmental conditions relatively less favorable should sustain storms characterized by a typical (≤25%) percentage of +CG lightning (i.e., negative storms). (ametsoc.org)
  • Most lightning deaths or injuries occur when people are on a golf course, near water, or standing under trees for shelter. (weather.gov)
  • The late afternoon or early evening hours during the summer are the most common times for lightning casualties nationwide, but they can occur just about any time of year near the Gulf coast. (weather.gov)
  • Ground-based and mobile detectors calculate the direction and severity of lightning from the current location using radio direction-finding techniques along with an analysis of the characteristic frequencies emitted by lightning. (wikipedia.org)
  • Space-based detectors on satellites can be used to locate lightning range, bearing and intensity by direct observation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since they use attenuation rather than triangulation, mobile detectors sometimes mistakenly indicate a weak lightning flash nearby as a strong one further away, or vice versa. (wikipedia.org)
  • For smaller aircraft, especially in general aviation, there are two main brands of lightning detectors (often referred to as sferics, short for radio atmospherics): Stormscope, produced originally by Ryan (later B.F. Goodrich) and currently by L-3 Communications, and the Strikefinder, produced by Insight. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lightning detectors are inexpensive and lightweight, making them attractive to owners of light aircraft (particularly of single-engine aircraft, where the aircraft nose is not available for installation of a radome). (wikipedia.org)
  • You can also purchase your own lightning detectors, which range from relatively inexpensive hand-held units to elaborate systems costing thousands of dollars. (grit.com)
  • Babich LP (2005) Analysis of a new electron-runaway mechanism and record-high runaway-electron currents achieved in dense-gas discharges. (springer.com)
  • Many of these general characteristics are based on the work of A. I. Grigoriev, who analyzed more than 10,000 cases of ball lightning (A.I. Grigoriev, " Statistical Analysis of the Ball Lightning Properties," in Science of Ball Lightning , edited by Y. H. Ohtsuki, World Scientific Publishing Co., Singapore, 1988, pp. 88AD134). (scientificamerican.com)
  • The onesies, twosies and threesies seldom make it into the newspaper," said Dr. Mary Ann Cooper, a retired professor of emergency medicine at the University of Illinois in Chicago who founded the African Centre for Lightning and Electromagnetism , a nonprofit agency aimed at reducing casualties from lightning. (newsobserver.com)
  • In technical terms, the maser is generated by a population inversion induced in the rotational energy levels of the water molecules by the short field pulse associated with streak lightning. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Unless the volume of air is very large or else is enclosed in a conducting cavity (as is the case of ball lightning in airplanes or submarines and to a certain degree also indoors), collisions between the molecules will consume all the energy of the population inversion. (scientificamerican.com)
  • As for how they pass through glass, he says this is a result of a stream of ions accumulating on the outside of a glass window and the resulting electric field on the other side excites air molecules to form a ball discharge. (wattsupwiththat.com)
  • At least 20 people were killed due to lightning in different parts of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday as heavy rains lashed the state due to the impact of a low pressure area over Bay of Bengal. (hindustantimes.com)
  • Across the country in 2016, lightning killed 30 people and injured 61, according to statistics from Rwanda's Ministry of Disaster Management and Refugee Affairs, cited by the AP. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Developed nations such as the United States - with their better construction, education campaigns and ubiquitous weather reports - have seen lightning fatalities fall. (newsobserver.com)
  • So day and night, they are not safe, and there's no easy way to make them safe," said Ronald L. Holle, a meteorologist based in Arizona who's written extensively about global lightning fatalities. (newsobserver.com)
  • Rarely in the North can you get lightning in the winter - the famed "thundersnow. (grit.com)
  • This policy of letting fires burn in some cases was going fine until the million-acre Yellowstone National Park blowup in 1988, when lightning fires allowed to burn went out of control big-time. (thefreedictionary.com)