UK Lightning

This Is Russia's Secretive Lightning Tower

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.02.2015 | UK Tech

Hidden away in the woods on the outskirts of Moscow is a strange set of structures that when activated, can produce the same amount of energy as every...

11 Insane Images Of Lightning Over Johannesburg

The Huffington Post UK | Tahira Mirza | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK Tech

These stunning pictures show hundreds of lightning bolts in full force illuminating the night sky in South Africa. Alexius van der Westhuizen, a 46...

Thundersnow Storms Are Going To Wreak #Snowdays All Over Britain

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK

UPDATE: The Thundersnow's So Bad People Are Walking To Stansted Airport Thundersnow Storms Bring Apocalyptic 'Vortex Shedding' To Britain Fo...

Lightning From Space Looks Like The End Of The World

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Tech

Lightning looks pretty cool from the ground. It looks awesome on a volcano. From space? It looks like an alien nightmare. This footage was recor...

The Sun Is Pounding The UK With Lightning Storms

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Tech

New research has revealed that the increased lightning we've been having in the UK isn't down to some mysterious demi-god with a hammer, it is in fact...

PHOTOS: The Best News Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland & Tahira Mirza & Michael Cripps | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, ...

PHOTOS: The Best News Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland & Tahira Mirza & Michael Cripps | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, ...

PHOTOS: The Best News Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland & Tahira Mirza & Michael Cripps | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, ...

PHOTOS: News Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland & Tahira Mirza & Michael Cripps | Posted 26.09.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, ...

PHOTOS: News Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza & Michael Cripps | Posted 06.09.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, ...

PHOTOS: News Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza & Michael Cripps | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, ...

Pilot Spots Glowing Red Lights Beneath Arctic Ocean

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Tech

In what may turn out to be one of life's biggest unexplained mysteries; a pilot witnessed a collection of red glowing lights beneath him, just twenty ...

PHOTOS: News Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza & Michael Cripps | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, ...

Freak Lightning & Hail Plunge Commuters Into 'Zombie Apocalypse' (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK

As is usually the case, Britain has paid for its blast of summery weather with lashings of hail, lightning strikes and flooding. Storms hit the Ho...

Man Reacts To Lightning In A Typically British Way

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Comedy

Take it from us, foreign pals: the words that are uttered from this chap's mouth are a fairly typical British reaction when lightning strikes. (Via...

PICTURES: Bad Weather And Storm Threat Disrupts Britain

PA | Posted 20.07.2014 | UK

Flooding and the threat of bad storms hit Britain on Saturday, disrupting travel - particularly at Heathrow Airport. After sweltering temperatures ...

Electrifying Pictures Of Last Night's Ferocious Thunder & Lightning Storm

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK

Furious storms erupted above the skies of Britain last night – though the heatwave warning remains in place. There were more than 3,000 lightnin...

PHOTOS: News Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland & Tahira Mirza & Michael Cripps | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, ...

4 Incredible Images Of Lightning Striking Dubrovnik

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale and Elliot Wagland | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK

Dubrovnik was besieged by a thunderstorm earlier this month, with photographer and storm chaser Daniel Pavlinovic capturing these stunning images of t...

Severe Weather Warning As Storm Clouds Gather

PA | Posted 09.06.2014 | UK

A second severe weather warning for heavy rain has been issued in less than a week as intense thunderstorms are predicted. Forecasters predicted in...

This Is Why You Don't Shelter Under Trees During Storms...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.06.2014 | UK

SEE ALSO: Lightning Strikes Kill More Than 60 Cows In Chile (VIDEO, PICTURES) It's advice handed down from generation to generation - don't shelter...

PHOTOS: Vote On Your Favourite Pictures Of The Week

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza and Michael Cripps | Posted 06.07.2014 | UK

Pictures of the week brings you the best images over the past seven days from around the world, chosen by our very own photo editors, Elliot Wagla...

London's Shard Hit By Lightning During Thunderstorm

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale and Elliot Wagland | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK

In case you missed it, London was besieged by a large thunderstorm on Thursday afternoon, with several bolts of lightning hitting one of the capital's...

Dramatic Video Captures The Terrifying Moment Lightning Strikes Plane

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK

Passengers onboard a Florida-bound flight from the UK got a nasty jolt when the nose of their aircraft was struck by lightning during a storm cell. ...

The Mystery Of What Makes Lightning May Have Been Solved

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Tech

Lightning has long puzzled scientists. A consensus agrees that it is caused by ice particles in clouds colliding to form an electrical charge but ...