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For Every 1°C of Global Warming, Lightning Strikes Will Increase By 12% — NOVA Next | PBS

In the not-too-distant future, as the Earth warms, the heat energy that churns our atmosphere could spark even more lightning than the 8 million that strike today. A new study published today in the journal Science suggests that we'll see 12% more strikes for every 1˚ C of warming.

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