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no date - the streak, at the New York Museum of Science and Industry is created by spectator, who presses a button operating a huge Tesla coil

MAN-MADE LIGHTNING IN INDUSTRIAL MUSEUM

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Artificial Lightning

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A 500,000 volt bolt of "man-made lightning" leaps across a 12-inch gap in Westinghouse Exhibit at the New York Museum of Science & Industry, Radio City.

The streak, which crackles and roars, is created by spectator, who presses a button operating a huge Tesla coil.

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