Study: People fear male-named hurricanes more (4)

Taiwan News 2014.06.02 23:35
Hurricane femme fatales? Study says we fear male named storms more than deadlier female ones By SETH BORENSTEIN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - People are slightly less likely to flee an oncoming storm with a feminine name than a masculine one, a new study finds. But hurricanes with feminine names turn out to be deadlier in the United States than their more macho-sounding counterparts, probably because their
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