It seems that all humans have an obessionwiththe weather (not just the British). As testament to how much weather can influenceour emotions, astudy last year found that 7 percent of Rolling Stones 500 Greatest Songs of All Time were about the weather. And thats for good reason; being mesmerized by meteorology is steeped in our evolutionary biology and psychology.
But theres much more to it than feeling happy when the Sun is on your face and glum when its cold outside. This infographic from GB Energy Supply shows how differences in weatherand climate conditions can affect everything from our generosity to how risky we feel when were gambling.
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