This is what sand looks like when it's been hit by lightning.

This is what sand looks like when it's been hit by lightning.

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LordCragisVII 0 karmaMarch 2013
And as supernatural calls it, an act of god.
hilarydufffan +1 karmaMarch 2013
Looks like a Poke'mon
x89codered89x +1 karmaMarch 2013
Is there a glass substructure holding it up?
CoolCrazyPizza -5 karmaMarch 2013
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chrisb96 0 karmaMarch 2013
i can shoot lightning from my palms that's why, I HAVE MORE POWER THAN YOU CAN IMAGINE
42Cobras 0 karmaMarch 2013
Aha! Take that, Reese Witherspoon and faux McCaunaghey.
ohlman +1 karmaMarch 2013
Garra?
DACHOSENONE +4 karmaMarch 2013
Looks like Onyx
tmccuen [op] +4 karmaMarch 2013
Applause
Called a fulgurite, this is made up of natural hollow glass tubes formed in quartzose sand, silica, or soil by lightning strikes (at 3,270 °F), which instantaneously melts silica on a conductive surface and fuses grains together over a period of around one second.
Zex93555 0 karmaMarch 2013
or you could just call it lightning glass and sell it for thousands of dollars to geologists
thenewcultkingx 0 karmaMarch 2013
Not really a thing geologist are really interested in.
Zex93555 0 karmaMarch 2013
then youve never seen lightning glass from the mojave desert
thenewcultkingx 0 karmaMarch 2013
Rock collectors, yes. Geologist, no.
Zex93555 0 karmaMarch 2013
the hundreds around here are and will pay hundreds of dollars per sample
thenewcultkingx 0 karmaApril 2013
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