This past spring, I did an interesting project on the last twenty years of research into the genetic basis of homosexuality. It was a really interesting project. I was an English major while in college, as I’ve said before. Because of this, I’m used to interpreting literature and constructing arguments based on fictional narratives, not scientific articles based on empirical data. It’s a very different mode of thought. I thought I would share some of my findings on here.
I thought I’d throw out a quick definition of evolution, since there are lots of misconceptions about it.
It’s really not hard. Evolution is simply biological change over time. That’s it.
There are two big misconceptions regarding what evolution actually is.