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Monday Jun 16 | The Las Vegas Sun

Hurricane what's-her-name gets no respect

Researchers find that female-named hurricanes kill about twice as many people as similar male-named hurricanes because some people underestimate them.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Barack Obama, US News, US Senate, Democrat, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Arizona State University, Illinois, Illinois Government, Hurricane, Weather

Fri Jun 13, 2014

MySanAntonio.com

Gender bias deeply embedded

Because females don't get respect. Not even 100 mile-per-hour typhoons, if they're dubbed with female names.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, US Politics, Illinois, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Illinois Government, Arizona State University, Hurricane, Weather, Opinion

Thu Jun 12, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Nicholas Kristof: She gets no respect

Because females don't get respect. Not even 100 mile-per-hour typhoons, if they're dubbed with female names.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, US Politics, Illinois, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Arizona State University, Illinois Government, Hurricane, Weather, Opinion

Tue Jun 10, 2014

NBC2 News

Forecast: Scattered downpours return this afternoon

The radar is lighting up again this Tuesday afternoon, but the threat for severe weather will remain low for the balance of the day.

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Related Topix: Weather, Hendry County, FL, Natural Disasters, Flood, Hurricane

Fri Jun 06, 2014

PsyBlog

Why It's Dangerous to Give a Hurricane a Female Name

Hurricanes with female names are likely to cause more deaths than those with male names, finds new research from the University of Illinois.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather

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