"Who let the dogs out?" Clear air CGs, looking down the Staurt Highway near Adelaide River, NT Australia. In this part of the world these types of lightning strikes are known locally as "dog legs" or "doggies".
The Physics of the Plasma Universe by Anthony Peratt describes magma as a plasma, a medium containing moving charges. So we should expect volcanoes not only to exhibit electrical behavior but to have that behavior connected with the larger plasma environm
Burning daylight—thought these were tornadoes, I think those are the burning oil wells in Kuwait during the Gulf War. Iraq set fire to more than 600 of them as they retreated from Kuwait during the Gulf War in 1991