One study on mice from suggests that the 2D: Men with longer ring fingers were much more likely to be deemed attractive both as a casual fling and as a life partner. Men and women typically have different finger patterns. Accessibility links Skip to article Skip to navigation. Peloton's hi-tech bike lets you stream live and on demand rides to your home - and it's one of the best examples of fitness technology out there - at a price.
Digit ratio in men correlates with genetic variation in the androgen receptor gene.
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A day study of men found that men with comparatively longer ring fingers were more likely to laugh, compromise, compliment others and smile. American Journal of Human Biology. Experts believe exposure to male hormone in the womb could also be linked to homosexuality. Chimpanzees talk just like us: Naim Mu-so Qb review. Read more from Telegraph Men. NASA confirms its year-old Mars rover failed to wake up during final attempt to make
Wikimedia Commons has media related to Digit ratio. By Tim Stickings For Mailonline. The rise of 2D: Similarly, scientists said the connection is probably the result of a lack of testosterone in the womb. In 14 sets of male twins the gay twin had slightly more 'male-typical' hands than their straight brother but the difference between the two was not viewed as significant. Sexuality Several studies have suggested a link between sexual orientation and digit ratio, with men who have longer index fingers more likely to say they are attracted to other men. The study observed that in 18 sets of female twins, the lesbian twin had more 'male-typical' hands than her straight sister.