• Question: are you gay?

    Asked by ginge2k11 to Amelia, Jim, Liz, Prateek, Richard on 20 Jun 2011.
    • Photo: Amelia Markey

      Amelia Markey answered on 17 Jun 2011:

      No, I have a boyfriend called Pete, he’s also a scientist. The work he does is looking at an enzyme in a type of bacteria that causes food poisoning to work out what this enzyme does.

    • Photo: Jim Caryl

      Jim Caryl answered on 17 Jun 2011:

      Nope, but I have plenty of gay friends.

    • Photo: Richard Badge

      Richard Badge answered on 18 Jun 2011:

      No, I am not gay, but I have several gay friends (both in science and outside it).

    • Photo: Lizzard O'Day

      Lizzard O'Day answered on 20 Jun 2011:

      Also- not gay but also have lots of gay friends- whatever floats your boat.