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Research into the biological basis of gender identity is in its infancy, but clues are beginning to emerge.


image: Infographic: Searching for the Neural Basis of Gender

Infographic: Searching for the Neural Basis of Gender

By Shawna Williams | March 1, 2018

Brain studies have yielded a mixed picture of the neural similarities and differences between people of different genders.

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image: Fingerprints Yield Sex Info

Fingerprints Yield Sex Info

By Karen Zusi | November 5, 2015

The amino acids left behind in a human fingerprint can be used to determine whether an individual is male or female.

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image: Internalizing the Internet

Internalizing the Internet

By Beth Marie Mole | January 23, 2013

Online social networks alter how users see themselves and their world.


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