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“Lesbian” seagulls and “gay” rams: Nature’s infinite sexual diversity – Podcast | Science

“Lesbian” seagulls and “gay” rams: Nature’s infinite sexual diversity – Podcast | Science

Same-sex sexual behavior has been observed in a wide range of species, and a new study suggests that while animal scientists often observe it, they rarely report same-sex sexual behavior in primates and other mammals. To find out why this is the case, and to learn about some examples of sexual diversity in the animal kingdom, Ian Sample speaks to Josh Davis, a science journalist at the Natural History Museum in London and author of A Little Gay Natural History.

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