Click here to purchase peter jennison's albums music click here to view the latest updates about peter jennison. Professor roger jennison, from the department of electronics at the university of kent, wrote about his experience with ball lightning on a jetliner flight in march of 1963 the plane had just been enveloped in a bright and audible electrical discharge. Explanations for how ball lightning is formed are even more diverse than its physical characteristics just a sampling of the theories in the spring of 1963, for example, the late astronomer roger jennison was aboard a late night flight through a storm when he witnessed the appearance of a. Ball lightning is an unexplained atmospheric electrical phenomenon 19th march 1963, the eastern the eye witness was rc jennison, a professor of the electronics laboratory at the university of kent pilots in world war ii described an unusual phenomenon for which ball lightning has been. One of the ball lightning observations cited in this paper occurred when there was no thunderstorm and was driven by ions from the aircraft radar operated at lowke used eye-witness accounts of ball lightning by two former us air force pilots to verify the theory former us air force lieutenant don.
Welcome to jennison associates mission we seek to generate superior long-term performance, build deep and lasting relationships by helping clients achieve their investment objectives. Eyewitnesses describe the behavior of ball lightning as seemingly intelligent, as if it knows where it wants to go it's these personal encounters with ball lighting that have given it its mysterious reputation many eyewitnesses describe its movement or behavior as seemingly intelligent, as if it. Ball lightning can be any color of the rainbow and all different sizes — from a regular glass toy ball to large exercise balls on which people sometimes sit they can build up inside enclosed spaces, down the chimney pipes and even penetrate through closed windows besides the fact that they produce. Some excerpts: ball lightning also has the strange habit of penetrating the metal walls of in-flight aircraft on march 19,1963, r c jennison, a professor of electrical energy, saw a ball-lightning globe first outside, then inside, an airliner he was taking from new york to washington.
Copyright 2018 - jennison enterprises inc. Roger clifton jennison (18 december 1922 - 29 december 2006) worked as a radio astronomer at jodrell bank under the guidance of robert hanbury brown jennison made a number of discoveries in the field of radio astronomy, including the discovery of the double nature of radio source cygnus a. Crompton says ball lightning is a bright light, anywhere in size from a golf ball to larger than a football it hovers above the ground professor roger jennison of the university of kent, reported seeing a glowing sphere emerge from one wall, drift down the aisle a.
©jessica glynn, photographer [email protected] ©2017 - ajennison interiors llc. A 1753 report depicts ball lightning as having been lethal when professor georg jennison, of the electronics laboratory at the university of kent, described his own the aircraft encountered an electrical storm during which it was enveloped in a sudden bright. Ball lightning is a poorly understood phenomenon that consists of a glowing ball of plasma that may appear spontaneously often in connection with electrical storms in a letter to the journal nature physicist richard jennison gave this remarkable eyewitness account. Discover the beauty of the roger&gallet brand products and take your senses on a journey through a scent universe roger gallet distillateur de bonheur depuis 1862.
Journal nature entitled ball lightning, in which professor r c jennison (sometimes mispelt as jenninson) university of kent reported seeing a glowing sphere float down the aisle of an eastern airlines jet flight from new york to washington on 19th march 1963. Ball lightning is a controversial atmospheric phenomenon where lightning appears, not as streaks in the sky, but as floating spheres, often appearing to be remarkably stable ball lightning has been a standard response to explain many ufo sightings — indeed.
Anybody who questions ball lightning's authenticity is certain to hear from its defenders physicist rc jennison claimed that he had personally witnessed ball lightning during an airplane flight the aircraft encountered an electrical storm during which it was enveloped in a sudden bright and loud. Roger clifton jennison from wikipedia, the free encyclopedia roger clifton jennison's interest in the arts may have been stimulated by his father, george the managing director of the observatory is professor simon garrington, the main telescope. Professor jennison's experience is one of the best ball lightning sightings on record there are reports of this phenomenon going back at least to the middle ages, and maybe as far back as ancient greece like meteorites before it, ball lightning is one of those phenomena that science has been.
Ball lightning 59 boules de feu dateline:04/17/00 another startling sighting - and certainly one of the most detailed and scientifically credible - comes from professor roger jennison (department of electronics, university of kent) concerning his experiences on board a. To improve his social life, a nerdish professor drinks a potion that temporarily turns him into the handsome, but obnoxious, buddy love an uncredited cliff robertson can be briefly seen lighting a cigarette just outside the purple pit as buddy love enters the club for the first time.
Professor jennison's experience is one of the best ball lightning sightings on record there are reports of this phenomenon going back at least to the middle ages, and maybe as far back as ancient greece like meteorites before it, ball lightning is one of those.