Nature’s Tattooes and Captured Lightning in Acrylic

I was reading about the Fractal Patterns of Lightning StrikeĀ Scars here, then I saw the captured lightning stuff. These guys get to play with some really cool toys!!

“This 3″ x 3″ x 2″ three dimensional Lichtenberg Figure was created by ebeam irradiation along multiple planes. The internal potential within the specimen prior to discharging it was estimated to be 2.2 million volts. The specimen is illuminated from below by blue LEDs.”

Lightning captured in acrylic.

Lightning captured in acrylic.

See more about this at capturedlightning.comĀ 

Enjoy!!