In the remote village of Kodinhi, six times as many twins are born as the global average.
Globally, twins account for about six per 1,000 live births. In a small village in India however, there is evidence of a mysterious twin epidemic. In the remote village of Kodinhi, six times as many twins are born as the global average. In one year alone, 15 pairs of twins were born in the village out of 300 healthy deliveries, and this year is expected to top that number. Investigate the twin phenomenon, drilling into the legacy of the community to search for the origin of twinning patterns and genetic predispositions that might offer a scientific breakthrough.