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A NASA spacecraft circling Jupiter has captured the planet's colourful electrical outbursts — 'sprites' and 'elves' — for the first time


Meet California's new normal: more lightning, 30% less rain in wildfire season, and double the number of fire-risk days


Firefighters are containing California's giant wildfires thanks to a favourable turn in the weather — here are the latest updates



A spectacular image reveals the electrical tentacles of red jellyfish sprite lightning in the skies above Texas


A stunning video shows the Statue of Liberty being struck by lightning


Boeing removed a feature that protects its 787 planes during lightning strikes as a cost-cutting measure, even after FAA experts objected



Scientists are working to solve the mysteries of superbolts, the most energetic kind of lightning — here's what we know so far


Trump tweeted a photo of a lightning strike very close to Air Force One, calling it 'amazing!'


A Florida couple's toilet exploded after lightning struck near their septic tank


Lightning struck a man and indirectly injured 7 other people over the weekend. Here's what happens to your body when it gets fried.


Apple's new iPad Pro is not compatible with any external storage devices


It's easier to plug Google's Pixel 3 smartphones into Apple's latest laptops than it is to plug in an iPhone



The F-35 Lightning fighter can't stand up to real lightning, so Marines ordered specialty rods to keep them from going up in flames


The woman who just cost Google $US5 billion revealed her next target, and it could spell trouble for Apple


Some Americans say 'firefly' while others say 'lightning bug,' and a series of maps highlights an interesting theory why


What happens to your body when it's struck by lightning



Apple just introduced its first black Lightning cable -- but you'll have to buy the $5,000 iMac Pro to get it


Incredible footage from space shows massive lightning storms in Hurricane Irma


Incredible time-lapse footage shows the enormous number of lightning storms Hurricane Harvey had as it hit Texas


WATCH: This man filmed a lightning strike blowing a hole in his backyard