An everlasting lightning storm that rages 260 days a year in the border region of Venezuela

“Here, where the Catatumbo River empties into South America’s largest lake, an ‘everlasting lightning storm’ rages continuously for up to 10 hours a night, in exactly the same place, 260 nights a year. Nowhere else on Earth is so much lightning concentrated in one spot, with such regularity.”

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