Learning About Lightning from Superbolts

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If you ask someone to picture a thunderstorm, chances are they will have no problem slipping into a memory of dark clouds and bright flashes screaming out from them. But, incredibly, they’re probably picturing the tame version of electricity from the sky, and you’ll likely want to stay away from the more formidable superbolts!

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