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Around the world, humans are subject to cultural conditioning based on societal gender norms. Growing up with these norms does shape a persons behaviour, making it hard to align the differences with hard wired differences in the brain. To really take a closer look at this topic, scientists have started to look at the brain structure and the result are fascinating.
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