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January 6, 2010

He has a question

srikanth @ 9:30 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1262813422 ) Play

Identify strange atmospheric phenomenon (1) named after (2):

Cracked by udupendra , Dibyo , madhur , varuns88 , Rogi , Rithwik K and Manjunath Kashyap

Answer:

St. Elmo’s fire named after St. Erasmus of Formiae, the patron saint of sailors. This weird effect was often spotted on the masts of sails, and these days on wingtips. Strange electrical glows seem to occur at random intervals.


9 Responses to “He has a question”

  1. udupendra
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    St. Elmo’s Fire


  2. Dibyo
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    st. elmo’s fire, after st. erasmus of formiae


  3. Rogi
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    St Elmo’s Fire


  4. madhur
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    1. St. Elmo’s fire named after 2. St. Erasmus of Formiae, the patron saint of sailors


  5. Rithwik K

    St. Elmo’s fire is named after St. Erasmus of Formiae (also called St. Elmo), the patron saint of sailors.


  6. Rithwik K

    St. Elmo\’s fire is named after St. Erasmus of Formiae (also called St. Elmo), the patron saint of sailors.


  7. Manjunath Kashyap

    St. Elmo’s Fire named after St. Erasmus of Formiae


  8. varuns88
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    St. Elmo’s fire


  9. KK
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    Aurora borilis


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