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atrazine and homosexual frogs

Mar 01,  · Atrazine, one of the world's most widely used pesticides, wreaks havoc with the sex lives of adult male frogs, emasculating three-quarters of them and turning one in 10 into females, according to Credit: Tyrone Hayes photo.

Jan 16,  · (Natural News) The “fake science” bullies of the pesticide / herbicide industry are now attacking Alex Jones, claiming he’s lying about atrazine causing the feminization of frogs. (Check out the hilarious “Alex Jones Gay Frog Dossier” video for proof.) But it turns out Alex Jones is correct.

The pesticide atrazine can turn male frogs into females that are able to mate and successfully reproduce. Here, two male frogs mating. The larger animal on the bottom has been completely feminized Author: Rachael Rettner.

Jul 10,  · Scientific American confirms: Atrazine herbicide is a “sex-changing weed killer” that turns male frogs GAY. Tuesday, July 10, 30 could no longer reproduce after 36 months of exposure to atrazine. Meanwhile, four of the frogs actually turned from male to female, and proceeded to mate with other males and successfully produce viable eggs.