Human Mutants: Real-life X-Men?

Mutants aren't just a comic book invention. Check out this playlist for a closer look at real-life mutations.

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Human Mutants: Adult Conjoined Twins

Meet Laurie and Reba Chappelle, conjoined twins, who are connected at the head on Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth."


Meet Laurie and Reba Chappelle, conjoined twins, who are connected at the head on Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth."
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Human Mutants: Adult Conjoined Twins

On Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth," learn about the condition known as "Arnold Syndrome" and how this bone mutation affects different individuals.
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Human Mutants: Arnold Syndrome

Balding is caused by high testosterone levels, which interact with balding genes. Check out this video from Discovery Channel to learn more about balding.
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Human Mutants: Balding

In the 18th century castrato were the headliners of the opera halls. Castrato's were boys who were castrated before puberty to keep their angelic voices. Learn more about the castrato on Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth."
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Human Mutants: Castrato

On Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants," learn about different kinds of dwarfism and how the mutations occur.
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Human Mutants: Dwarf Mutations

Learn about the process of gastrolation in an embryo on Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants."
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Human Mutants: Embryonic Gastrolation

On Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth," learn about different kinds of mutations and how some consider them monstrous.
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Human Mutants: Embryonic Mutations

On Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth," learn how the skeleton begins to grow in an embryo and how it continues to develop.
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Human Mutants: Fetal Skeletons

On Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth," learn about fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) disorder where human tissues turn in to bone.
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Human Mutants: FOP Skeleton Mutation

Learn about gigantism on Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth."
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Human Mutants: Gigantism

On Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth," learn about a rare type of conjoined twins called cephalothoracoiliopagus or Janus-faced twins.
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Human Mutants: Janus Faced Twins

On Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth," take a visit to the Western States Conference of the Little People of America (LPA) and see what impact the convention has on the lives of people with dwarfism.
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Human Mutants: Little People of America Conference

This Discovery Channel clip shows the inside organs of a conjoined twin and how the position of the organs is reversed.
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Human Mutants: Mutant Human Organs

On Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth," learn about pituitary dwarfism in comparison to other types of dwarfism.
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Human Mutants: Pituitary Dwarfism

On Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth," learn how the term Siamese twins developed.
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Human Mutants: Siamese Twins

On Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants," discuss the effects of the Sonic Hedgehog protein that causes the body to grow additional body parts such as a pig with two noses.
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Human Mutants: Sonic Hedgehog Protein Mutation

On Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth," learn about Sirenomelia or the Mermaid Syndrome where a baby is born with both feet fused together.
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Human Mutants: The Mermaid Syndrome

The Vrolik Museum in Amsterdam has the largest collection of human mutants. Learn more about the Vrolik Museum on Discovery Channel's "Human Mutants: The Mystery of Growth."
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Human Mutants: The Vrolik Museum in Amsterdam

Craig's mom gives us details about Craig's dating life before Becky.
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Little Parents, Big Charlie: A Lovable Guy

Check out Becky and Craig's first time bouncing Charlie.
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Little Parents, Big Charlie: Baby's First Bounce

Becky hosts her own cooking show while she cooks holiday treats for her co-workers.
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Little Parents, Big Charlie: Becky's Cooking Show

While Becky wraps Christmas presents for her family, Craig takes care of a big box of presents.
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Little Parents, Big Charlie: Box Of Presents

Charlie gets to know the Hennon family cats.
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Little Parents, Big Charlie: Charlie And The Cats

Watch Craig shows us how to create the perfect hair style.
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Little Parents, Big Charlie: Manscaping

Becky and Craig disagree over messes as Charlie enjoys a teething biscuit.
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Little Parents, Big Charlie: Messy Baby

In this clip, Becky and Craig share their thoughts on PDA.
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Little Parents, Big Charlie: PDA

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