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yakov  ·  1044 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Scans prove there’s no such thing as a ‘male’ or ‘female’ brain

Here's the study: Sex beyond the genitalia: The human brain mosaic

The findings are interesting, but the conclusion seems unwarranted (even sensational.) Sure, there may be a large overlap between the male distribution and the female distribution for each sexually dimorphic structural feature, but that doesn't imply that you can't identify the sex of a given brain with very high accuracy by considering all such features, thus categorizing brains into two very distinct groups.




flagamuffin  ·  1044 days ago  ·  link  ·  

    but the conclusion seems unwarranted (even sensational.)

Of course. It's a modern study about gender.

mike  ·  1043 days ago  ·  link  ·  

"Sensational" is what I was thinking too. The title could have been "Measurements prove there's no such things as a 'male' or 'female' height." But men are still taller on average.