What Happens If You’re Struck By Lightning?

The chances of you being hit by lightning are small by comparison, but it does happen! Hank will go through what ultimately happens when you are struck by lightning because chances are you will survive to tell it to your friends.

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Sources for this episode:
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Lichtenberg Figures: The Fractal Patterns of Lightning Strike Scars
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