Tag Archives: Lightning

For the first time, “sprite” lightning strikes have been detected on Jupiter, says NASA

[ad_1] NASA’s Juno spacecraft just captured images of colorful bursts of lightning-like electricity in Jupiter’s atmosphere. These phenomena, which include jellyfish-shaped “sprites” and glowing discs called “elves,” also occur high in the Earth’s atmosphere during thunderstorms. They were first documented in 1989. Scientists predicted that other lightning planets, such as …

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Coingate implements the Lightning network for Litecoin payments (LTC)

[ad_2][ad_1] Coingate, the popular cryptocurrency payment platform that allows merchants and consumers to buy, sell and accept Bitcoin (BTC) and over 50 alternative cryptocurrencies has started its lightning network try using Litecoin (LTC). While the cryptographic payment company mainly processes payments in Bitcoin, Litecoin is also popular for over 10% …

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