But if there is a genetic component to homosexuality, it would seem to conflict with evolutionary theory. Show 25 25 50 All. Although there are many myths surrounding left handers, a disproportionate number seem to be geniuses, for instance Einstein, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo and Picasso. Statistically, for instance, gay men and lesbians have about a 50 percent greater chance of being left-handed or ambidextrous than straight men or women. If children of left-handers have the "random" gene, they could be left or right-handed.
These images were rated for clockwise and counterclockwise direction for which no more than 1 hair whorl was present by 2 raters unaware of sexual orientation.
Hair whorl direction and sexual orientation in human males.
Cate Blanchett sizzles in deeply plunging jewel-encrusted dress with racy thigh-high slit as she debuts newly-dyed brunette tresses BAFTAs It mostly defies our efforts to disguise it. And for those with curly hair, the direction of the curls could also reveal your preferred hand. There is evidence that this is important: Naomi Campbell, 48, and 'new flame' Liam Payne, 25, both attend star-studded Vogue after-party The locks of lefties and the ambidextrous coil either way. Researchers made the discovery while looking for genetic differences in right and left handers.
Klar between counterclockwise hair whorl direction and homosexuality in men, using more objective methodology. Queen boards a train at King's Lynn as she heads back to London following her day winter break in Sandringham Casual Kate! These images were rated for clockwise and counterclockwise direction for which no more than 1 hair whorl was present by 2 raters unaware of sexual orientation. We'd rather not know: Another correlation has been proposed between sexual orientation and both the direction of hair growth clockwise or anticlockwise on the top of the head and left- or right-handedness. It's a grand slam!