Robert Golka is a research scientist who has been working on ball lightning since 1967. His research has lead him to discover the components that inhibit the manufacturing of ball lightning. Robert continues his research and one day hopes to be able to make ball lightning a reality.
Award-winning author and journalist Laurence Gonzales discussed his work researching the 1989 crash of United Airlines Flight 232, and the incredible stories of those who survived this deadly disaster. He was drawn to the intense drama of the incident, with passengers exhibiting feats of heroism, and caring for people they didn't even know. First hour guest, research scientist Robert Golka shared reports of mysterious ball lightning, and how the phenomena relates to physics. ... More »Host: George Noory