This Italian scientist had conducted an interesting experiment. It started in Italy aided by a doctor, when he had inspected a dead frog, Suddenly, he noticed that the legs were twitching! He wanted the frog leg's to twitch again. He conducted the experiment with lightning, a railing, and the brass hook. As the storm approached he had the brass hook hooked to the frog's muscle and the iron railing. As the lightning came he recorded his observations in conclusion the phenomenon repeated itself.