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For Gay and Straight Men, Facial Attraction Operates Similarly – insciences October 31, 2009

Posted by Geekgirl in brain, sexual orientation.
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Wonder who you are attracted to? This research article just came out yesterday.

Seems quite appropriate for a fun Hallowe’en. It also, and no offense Harvard, seems predictable.

For Gay and Straight Men, Facial Attraction Operates Similarly

Cambridge, Mass. – October 30, 2009 – A new study from a researcher at Harvard University finds that gay men are most attracted to the most masculine-faced men, while straight men prefer the most feminine-faced women.

The findings suggest that regardless of sexual orientation, men’s brains are wired for attraction to sexually dimorphic faces—those with facial features that are most synonymous with their gender. (more…)

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Gone Fishing October 9, 2009

Posted by Geekgirl in Uncategorized.
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I’m travelling. Back in a week. Tune in to the National Equality March Oct. 10 – 11th on iQreport or C Span this Sunday 2 to 5pm.

Peace and best wishes

Geekgirl