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Today in Science: Life-Threatening Sexism Against Female Hurricanes, Horny Monkey Bests Electric Fence

1. Here's the latest sign that sexism is alive and well: People fear hurricanes with male names more than they fear hurricanes with female names. Storms with female names have historically killed more people because they neither consider them as risky nor take the same precautions, the study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences concludes. 2. But at least some females out there are getting respect.
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