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A Shocking Exhibit ... Antique Lightning Rods

By January 8, 2013

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Every school child learns about Benjamin Franklin flying the kite with a key, but how many realize that he, because of that experiment, was the inventor of the lightning rod?

The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia is celebrating the anniversary of his birth with an exhibit of antique lightning rods, fittingly displayed in their Electricity exhibit gallery.

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İİ Robin Saidman

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