Feel connected to nature? It might be in your genes

4 Feb 2022
Twins in nature
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For the first time, researchers have revealed how a person’s genes can play a part in their enjoyment of nature, potentially changing the way we look at our affinity with the natural world.

The University of Queensland’s Professor Richard Fuller, with collaborators at the National University of Singapore, compared data from more than 1,000 sets of identical twins to find out how genetics may influence our relationship with nature.

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