Gay world:California ruling makes waves near and far

If California were an independent country, it would be among a "group of 10" economic powers, with a population greater than Canada's or Australia's. So, when California moves on something as controversial as ...

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#1 Aug 11, 2008
Stop the ignorance.

Brain scans have provided the most compelling evidence yet that being gay or straight is a biologically fixed trait.

The scans reveal that in gay people, key structures of the brain governing emotion, mood, anxiety and aggressiveness resemble those in straight people of the opposite sex.

The differences are likely to have been forged in the womb or in early infancy, says Ivanka Savic, who conducted the study at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden.

"This is the most robust measure so far of cerebral differences between homosexual and heterosexual subjects," she says.

http://www.newscientist.com/channel/sex/dn141 ...

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