'World's Smallest Girl' Beats the Odds

Born weighing barely 3 pounds, Jyoti Amge was not supposed to survive for more than 10 minutes. "Even up to a full nine months, the child could not be seen on the scan. They said the child was not formed. It is like water and that it was not alive," says Kishanji Amge, Jyoti's father, in a National Geographic program about Jyoti that will air tonight. He and his family speak Hindi but communicated through translators. "When they found that the baby was alive, it was a miracle," Amge said. "The...Full Story
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