Red lightning. Directed by josh eisenstadt. The red lights produced also are known as sprites. It is produced above the clouds during storms. A wide electric field that gets generated by several lightning strokes ionizes the air high on top of the cloud.
Vf 194 red lightning a united states navy aviation unit red lightning a novel by author john varley. Red lightning is the story of a young ivy league stockbroker who knew early on his fortunes would lie in the world of money. With jesse angelo jacqueline bishop irina bjoerklund kelly chambers. The red lightning bolts also known as sprites.
Red lightning has been observed in europe north america and south america central africa and australia. This then emits that light you can see in photos. Sprites or red sprites are large scale electrical discharges that occur high above thunderstorm clouds or cumulonimbus giving rise to a quite varied range of visual shapes flickering in the night sky. A red lightning is a form of electrical discharge in the upper atmosphere associated with thunderstorms.
When a cloud near earths surface has a buildup of positive charge it releases a bolt of lightning note that he common kind of lightning are negative strokes. Red lightning is created by the excitation of nitrogen molecules in the atmosphere. We do not know who was the first person that saw this phenomenon but the first reports date back to the year 1730. Sprites also known as red lightning are electrical discharges that appear as bursts of red light above clouds during thunderstormsbecause the weather phenomenon is so fleeting sprites flash for.
However things didnt quite work out the way marty mcclossie imagined. This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title red lightning. They are usually triggered by the discharges of positive lightning between an underlying thundercloud and the ground. As a chosen family we believe in our power to co create civilization like its never been done before.