Tag: incest

Science Says It's Okay To Marry Your Cousin But Not For Your Kids To Marry Theirs

A new study shows that it is okay for people to marry their first cousins, their children probably shouldn't follow suit. Marrying cousins used to be more popular but has fallen out of favor.

Healthy Living/Wellness March 8, 2018

Scientists Find Mammal Species that Practices Incest Frequently

Rate of incest is high in close-knit groups of banded mongoose in Africa, researchers say. Dynamics of their social group may be driving high levels of incest, they say.

Animals December 26, 2014

King Tutankhamun virtual autopsy reveals various physical defects. Pharaoh was product of incest

If you needed proof incest is a bad idea, just look at King Tutankhamun. His parents' incestuous relationship compromised the boy pharaoh's health, leading to his early death.

October 23, 2014

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