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The Ball Lightning Conundrum
Skeptic
  • William D. Stansfield, California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
Publication Date
1-1-2006
Abstract

The article focuses on the issue regarding the existence of ball lightning. The phenomenon regarding its existence is a reality accepted by most scientists, but how it is formed and maintained has yet to be fully explained. According to the author the rarity of ball lightning and the ease with which some of its characteristics can be confused with other Unidentified Flying Objects (UFO) that makes it unlikely to be the source of all but a few UFO reports.

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Citation Information
William D. Stansfield. "The Ball Lightning Conundrum" Skeptic Vol. 12 Iss. 4 (2006) p. 50 - 55
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/wstansfi/8/