Monday, January 14, 2019

Fact of the Day: Lightning Gender

Of all deaths by lightning, about 80% of those deaths belong to men. The main reason is these accidents happen often when it comes to accidents with fishing and sports in bad weather.

15 comments:

Fundy Blue said...

I had no idea, Adam, but it makes sense. You're always finding intriguing tidbits to share! Wishing you and Daisy a great week!

Sami said...

I suppose being out in the open during lightning it can happen! Better be indoors.

Pat Hatt said...

I'll stay indoors

Christine said...

Interesting

Debra She Who Seeks said...

The downside of leisure time.

RO said...

Wow! That's really interesting information, and makes sense. Happy Monday and Hugs...RO

Birgit said...

That is very interesting and it makes sense.

Joanne Noragon said...

For years I passed a golf course, to and from work, in all kinds of weather. Yes, the green had golfers playing in all kinds of weather.

Kirk said...

It's good that I'm neither into sports or fishing.

Al Penwasser said...

I thought it was because they had their own lightning rods.
Good to know.

peppylady (Dora) said...

I can see the reason behind this.
Coffee is on

Lowcarb team member said...

Interesting and it does make sense.

All the best Jan

happyone said...

I'm not surprised! :)

Martha said...

I didn't know that. But it does make sense.

Su-sieee! Mac said...

I thought it was because men tend to be taller.