Blog entries by Wan

1. Korra reacts to an explosion

Pretty straightforward. http://www.nick.com/videos/clip/legend-of-korra-208-full-episode.html At 18:45 Korra sees an explosion and reacts to it. The camera even shows the reflection of the explosion in her eyes before she moves to react. Going by the minimum speed of an explosive gas...
2. Amon dodging lightning

The feat: [SPOILER] Amon moves out of the way of Zolt's lightning bolt. He is close enough to Zolt that he is able to grab Zolt's arm immediately afterward. Amon was in front of the bolt: [SPOILER] Let's assume Amon is 2 meters away from Zolt when the bolt is fired. The speed of a...
3. Zuko Redirecting Lightning

The feat: [SPOILER] Zuko does not start executing the redirection technique until after Ozai has launched the lightning bolt. [SPOILER] Let's assume Zuko is 5'8, or 1.73 meters tall. The space between him and Ozai's hands is 2.61 times Zuko's height (300 pixels versus 115), so 4.51...
4. Iroh's Lightning Redirection

Since I've banged on about this feat from time to time, I figured I would give this a solid calculation. The feat in question: [SPOILER] A cumulonimbus cloud, the kind that makes lightning, can form at a minimum of 2 KM above ground (max 16 km). Let's be generous and assume Iroh...