The Animal Kingdom’s Lesbian Albatross

06.17.09 Bucky Turco


Scientists have determined that same-sex behavior is a “universal phenomenon in the animal kingdom” and that it’s “common across species” from gay house flies to lesbian Laysan albatrosses (pictured). But contrary to the standard male lesbian fantasy, these birds aren’t just engaged in hot feathery female-on-female action, they’re also committed partners that “can remain pair-bonded for life and cooperatively rear young.” |ScienceDaily|

Photo by Eric VanderWerf