“Diversity is nature’s secret weapon”

Watch this fascinating and deeply personal Ted Talk from James O’Keefe, MD (2016), to learn why evolutionary biologists believe that homosexuality contributes to the collective strength of families, communities, and species.

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TEDx Talks. (2016, November 15). Homosexuality: It's about survival - not sex- James O’Keefe-TedxTallaght [Video]. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Khn_z9FPmU&vl=en

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