The Revolt Against the Lightning Rod Al Seckel, John Edwards From: Volume 06, No. 3 Summer 1986 ShareTweet Al Seckel Al Seckel is a physicist and the executive director of the Southern California Skeptics. See more articles John Edwards John Edwards is an environmental scientist with the Air Force and a freethinker. See more articles This article is available to subscribers only. Subscribe now or log in to read this article.