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1. Twins are not all identical
There are other types of twins.
Some of those twins appear totally different.
2. Identical Twins
Their belly buttons look different because they are scars.
Identical twins can have identical finger prints.
Identical twins can be born months apart.
Identical twins can have different fathers.
This happened 3 times in 2011.
Identical twins can live very similar lives
Jim Lewis & Jim Springer
Separated when they were 4 weeks old.
Both had dogs named 'Toy.'
Both had wives named Linda & Betty.
Both drove Chevy cars.
Both smoked cigarettes.
Both drank 'Miller Lite' beer.
3. Giving birth to twins
Twins communicate in the womb.
The mother's womb changes to accommodate twins.
More than 50% of twins invent their own language.
Women who give birth to twins usually live longer.
Taller women seem more likely to give birth to twins.
Dairy food seems to increase the chances of having twins.
4. Rare instances.
Twins may be born of different races.
Conjoined twins can sometimes share thoughts and look through each other's eyes.