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Science vs. Prejudice in Hawai'i Marriage Equality Debate (VIDEO)
Dean Hamer and Joe Wilson
Emmy Award-winning documentary filmmakers and activists
During the acrimonious debate over marriage equality in Hawai'i over the past week, the question of whether being gay is a choice or immutable has played a key role. I did not originally plan to testify about my many years of scientific research on this topic, but I changed my mind.
New Ideas About The Evolution Of Same-Sex Attraction
Evolutionary biologist and author
The idea is that when the epi-marks on genes that affect sexual orientation get passed from father to daughter, then some traits end up more masculinized. Likewise, mother-son transmission of epi-marks can result in the feminization of some traits.
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