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Twins, what these genetic miracles can teach us.

December 4th, 2014

Episode 63 of 155 episodes

Twins, are little bundles of scientific experimentation wrapped up in people who look a lot alike, or sometimes not if they are not 'identical' twins. They are nature's clones as identical twins share identical DNA, but non identical (or fraternal) twins also have information to shared too as they can show how a single environment serves in shaping their health, intelligence and numerous other traits. In this podcast find out how much genetics determines your characteristics and uncover how parents can help their twins develop individuality while maintaining their close relationships with each other.