Twins Capital: Ukrainian village, where over hundreds of twins
• twins Capital: Ukrainian village, where live more than a hundred twins
At first glance, the village of Great Kopan that in Transcarpathia (Ukraine), is no different from hundreds of the same villages. However, mention of her regular local and global issues. The fact is that in this village live 61 pair of twins. In every fifth family, you can find the twins.
Great Kopan village called "twins capital", ie. A. There 4000 inhabitants is 122 twin. Mass to be born in this area began with twins 1940s. Therefore, passing through the village, the same people can be seen among the elderly, and babies in strollers.
Residents believe that the appearance of the twins, they are not required to genetic characteristics, and spring water. Ostensibly local source has special properties that stimulate an increase in fertility. And it's not only limited to the residents of this village. One day, having heard about the "miraculous" power of water in the Great digging came a woman who had suffered from infertility. I drank the local water, and after some time, they were able to give birth to twins ... of course. Now in the village near the source of a lot of visitors.
The researchers took water from the source to the examination and found in it a high percentage of selenium, affecting the reproductive system of women and men. Even the local church is inclined to believe that it was "miraculous" water affects the inhabitants of the village.
is also interesting the fact that twins are not only among the people there are in the Great Copan. In this region, a record number-twins cows. The village of Great Kopan already included in the Ukrainian Book of Records. The next step is the Guinness Book of Records.