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What If We Powered the Planet With Lightning?

What If We Powered the Planet With Lightning?

Every time you watch a thunderstorm outside your window, you’re witnessing the energy of an atomic bomb. Now imagine harvesting that raw energy and using it to power the planet.But how is lightning created? Would you have your own lighting collector? Why aren’t we currently doing it?

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