22 Images That Show Just How Powerful DNA Is

The resemblance is utterly shocking…

As it turns out, twins aren’t the only ones that can share an incredible amount of genetic material. While DNA is supposed to be particularly unique to each person, these photos suggest otherwise. Here are 22 pairs of family members who actually look a lot more like copies of one another than you might expect. 

1. Father and daughter.

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2. Mother and daughter.

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3. These two women are actually four generations apart!

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4. Father and son.

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5.  Father and daughter.

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6. … and one more.

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7. Great-great-aunt and her grand niece.

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8. Grandmother and granddaughter.

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9. One more mother and daughter pair.


10. Father and daughter.

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11. Three generations of beautiful women!

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12. One more father and son.

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13. Great-grandfather and great-grandson.

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14. Mother and daughter.

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15. Grandmother and granddaughter.


16. A grandfather and grandson.

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17. Father and son.

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18. A father and son holding their respective children.


19. Another mother and daughter.

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20. Grandmother and granddaughter.

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21. Father and son.


22. Finally … one more mother and daughter.

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