Monday, March 19, 2012

Fact of the Day: Lightning Strikes Twice

Despite an old saying "Lightning never strikes twice" is in reality a complete myth.  Objects are more probable to be hit by lightning given certain factors. The Empire State building for example, gets hit by lightning about 100 times each year.

1 comment:

Teddi said...

and, get this... some people have even been struck by lightening twice. lightening can be serious. i know a person who got struck by lightening as a child, & lived, but their dad, brother, & sister did NOT. i't so sad.