The Earth sees about 760 thunderstorms every hour, scientists have calculated.
Temperatures have been cooling since 2002, even as carbon dioxide has continued to rise.
Carbon dioxide is a trace gas and by itself will produce little warming. Also, as CO2 increases, the incremental warming is less, as the effect is logarithmic so the more CO2, the less warming it produces.
-40 degrees Celsius is equal to -40 degrees Fahrenheit.
9 out of 10 lightning strike victims survive!
Contrary to popular belief, lightning travels from the ground upwards not from the sky downwards.
Dirty snow melts faster than clean.
It snows more in the Grand Canyon than it does in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Men are 6 times more likely to be struck by lightning than women!
Moist air holds heat better than dry air.
Oak trees are struck by lightning more than any other tree.