sexual orientation
Searching for Gay Genes
Searching for Gay Genes
Dean Hamer | Jul 1, 2014
Watch NIH researcher and Critic at Large Dean Hamer describe the nuances of his research into the genetics of sexual orientation.
To Study Unfettered
To Study Unfettered
Michael Bailey | Jul 1, 2014
Researching the causes of sexual orientation should be guided by scientific, not social, concerns.
Going Beyond the Lab
Going Beyond the Lab
Dean Hamer | Jul 1, 2014
Scientists who study the biological roots of sexual orientation should continue working with educators, policy-makers, and the public to put their data to good use.
Contributors
Contributors
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | Jul 1, 2014
Meet some of the people featured in the July 2014 issue of The Scientist
Can Epigenetics Explain Homosexuality?
Can Epigenetics Explain Homosexuality?
Sabrina Richards | Jan 1, 2013
Scientists propose a new model for how homosexuality develops, but observers say it will be difficult to test.