Volcanic Lightning: Because Exploding Mountains Aren't Bad Enough

By : SciShow - 4 months ago

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In the midst of a volcanic eruption, lightning can streak across the ash and smoke above it, but what do we think causes volcanic lightning?

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Volcanic Lightning: Because Exploding Mountains Aren't Bad Enough