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Young couple nearly struck by lightning when taking selfie

Young couple from Mexico have almost got struck by a lightning when taking a selfie.

Young couple nearly struck by lightning when taking selfie
Eight hospitalized after US lightning strike
Eight hospitalized after US lightning strike

Eight people, including a teenager, were taken to hospital Sunday following a freak lightning strike at bustling Venice Beach, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.

Eight hospitalized after US lightning strike
Lightning, floods leave 20 dead in rain-hit China
Lightning, floods leave 20 dead in rain-hit China

At least 20 people have died in the past week as torrential rain batters swathes of China, with at least six killed by lightning, thousands of homes destroyed and more than 300,000 evacuated, state media said.

Lightning, floods leave 20 dead in rain-hit China
©Reuters/Victor Ruiz Garcia
Venezuelan region wins Guinness record for lightning

It turns out there is a Guinness record for the place with the most lightning, and an area of Venezuela with 20,000 flashes of it per hour has won.

Venezuelan region wins Guinness record for lightning
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Canadians create 'most energy-efficient' bulb

A trio of Canadians claimed Wednesday to have invented the world's most energy-efficient bulb: a 12-watt LED light that shines as bright as a 100-watt incandescent one.

Canadians create 'most energy-efficient' bulb
©RIA Novosti
Lightning stroke killed a shepherd in Karaganda oblast

One person dead and several injured by lightning strokes in Karaganda oblast.

Lightning stroke killed a shepherd in Karaganda oblast
VIDEO: Chinese man survives two strokes of lightning

A video showing a Chinese man surviving after two strokes of lightning has been released.

VIDEO: Chinese man survives two strokes of lightning

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