How Tastes Became Traits
Personality traits are hard to change. But you can look to your food for inspiration to become a little sweeter, or perhaps spicier.
Foxy, Catty, Fishy: Are These Traits For Animals Or Humans?
Read more in this article about some frequently asked questions and fun facts related to our definitions.
In humans, dark hair is a dominant trait; if one parent contributes a gene for dark hair and the other contributes a gene for light hair, the child will have dark hair.
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