For centuries, people have claimed to see mysterious lights in the sky when an earthquake hit. The stories were mostly thought to be myths until the mid 20th century when photographic evidence made scientists acknowledge that they could be real. That led to a flurry of theories about their cause until 2014, when a research team reached a promising conclusion.
The Credulous and the Skeptical
Earthquake Lights in Mexico City
A Theory Erupts
Written by Ashley Hamer September 19, 2017
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