Rio’s Christ the Redeemer Statue Survives Despite Lightning Strikes

June 30, 2019 - General
Christ the Redeemer struck by lightning. Credit: Cecilia / Adobe Stock

Perhaps the best-known landmark in the vast country of Brazil is the colossal statue, ‘Christ the Redeemer’. At 125 feet high, it continues to stand tall despite the fact that it has been struck by lightning multiple times. 


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