The Lightning Myths article has been part of this site for over 20 years. There are many myths about lightning that have been accepted as common knowledge for centuries. New discoveries and evidence has proved many of these false, although many myths are still widely propagated through news media, word-of-mouth, the internet and even textbooks. The following list aims to debunk the most common misconceptions about lightning.
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