Slo-Mo Lightning Footage Is Why High-Speed Cameras Were Invented


The lightning they create doesn’t streak across the sky in a graceful winding arc like they do outdoors, but their devastating power is still on full display here. Particularly when the crew decides to illustrate why sitting under a tree is a terrible idea, and we get to see a poor Bonsai utterly destroyed by 100,000 amps and 56,000 volts.