Do you claim to have gaydar? Can you spot a ‘gay a mile away?’ Well, you may be onto something says a recent journal published at plosone.org.
Can you judge someone’s sexual orientation just by looking at their face? According to a new scientific study, both men and women may have this inherent “gaydar” ability.
The research, published in the May 16 issue of PLoS One, showed that both men and women correctly judged a person’s sexual orientation by simply looking at the person’s picture more frequently than they would by chance. Participants were able to pick a woman’s sexual orientation in over two-thirds of the cases, the study showed. Read the rest of this entry »