I was always teased as a kid for bing a redhead. Now I revel in the uniqueness of this fiery genetic anomaly!

Redheads are a strange breed and we really are different than the rest of the population. Did you realize that we make up only 1-2% of the population? Did you know there are many cultures that feared redheads because: They were thought to have been bitten by a werewolf as a baby or stole hell-fire, etc.

Hank Green the host of SciShow explains what gene is responsible for the creation of redheads and shares many of the world's myths and weird facts of, the 'Gingers'!