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Norwegian Skier Captures Incredible Electric Arc (VIDEO)

By Isaac Saul

In just a few seconds, a regular ski trip turned into quite the spectacle.

Steinar Midtskogen was enjoying a day on the Norefjell mountain range in Norway with his children, when he suddenly heard a loud sound in the forest about 50 feet away.

What he caught on camera was a shocking and mesmerizing combination of fire and electricity. It appears some sort of transformer exploded, and the result was a rarely seen phenomena known as electrical arcing — all with a little fire to add to the mix.

An electric arc is when an electrical current …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green