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Enter the shocking world of static electricity and discover where lightning comes from and those other pesky electric shocks you receive in everyday life! Meanwhile the science geeks find the safest place to hide in a storm. Will any of them survive?! Physics education at its most brutal! Suitable for key stage Three students and GCSE Science! Please make use of the educational resources here too which link specifically with this video! At 9 minutes long, the video explains how static electricity occurs and uses the Van Der Graaf generator to demonstrate how lightning occurs. With uncannily realistic animations used to illustrate this a difficult concept becomes teachable! An excellent revision aid too in place of stuffy old textbooks! Science fiction films don’t even get close to the effects and CGI wonders demonstrated in this video. Education rules!