twins

A Very Reflective Look at Doppelgängers

Doubles crop up constantly in pop culture, from Dostoevsky’s The Double to Star Trek’s Mirror Universe, to Us’s Untethered to, at a push, Will Smith…

These Twin Brothers Were Sexually Abused in Their Childhood — But Only One of Them Remembers

Alex and Marcus Lewis have lived a life that, without exaggeration, has probably never been experienced by any two brothers who have ever walked the…

For Conjoined Twins, Independence is Dangerous—and Unwanted

“Free at Last.” That was the headline of a November 1993 New York magazine story featuring a photograph of infant twins Carmen and Rosa Taveras, several…