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NOAA Photo Library Image - wea00621

Enlightenment gentlemen and lady studying lightning in their living room. Such an activity could lead to a shocking revelation. Do not try this in your own home. Frontispiece to "La Nature Dans La Formation Du Tonnerre, Et La Reproduction Des Etres Vivans", Par M. l'Abbe Poncelet. 1766.

Image ID: wea00621, NOAA's National Weather Service (NWS) Collection


Category: Monsters/Lightning/Art/

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