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The paper discusses about the author's experiment with the power transmission lines and a couple of bulbs in a moonless night. The bulbs will lit up as he walked under a power line since current was flowing through his body because he was short circuiting part of the electric field established between the lines and the ground at his feet.

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IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Magazine  (Volume:8 ,  Issue: 5 )