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Gaydar Study

Does 'Gaydar' Work? Yes, and in Just 50 Milliseconds

Bethany Grace Howe | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Bethany Grace Howe

Is "Gaydar" real? For a very long time I didn't think so. I simply assumed it was people keying on silly stereotypes, and I hate when people do that. So to me it was simple: With no snap judgements, there is no gaydar.

How's Your "Gaydar"?

Irene Monroe | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Irene Monroe

While many of us LGBTQ people use our gaydar in a tongue-and-cheek way to poke fun at each other, or to brag about our accuracy in spotting each other, we're basing these assumptions on socially constructed signifiers that are also used to discriminate against us.

How Reliable Is 'Gaydar?' New Study Yields Surprises

Posted 05.17.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 05/16/2012 02:19 PM EDT on LiveScience People can judge with surprising accuracy whether...

Could The Symmetry Of Your Face Reveal Your Sexuality?

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

For better or for worse, a person's sexuality is not usually something that can be determined simply by looking at them. But that doesn't mean that pe...