29 Touching Family Photos Showing the Power of Genes

Have you ever noticed that some people have much more in common with distant relatives than with their own parents? Well, it’s all about our DNA. We can’t predict which relative will pass more of their genes to a future baby in the family.

smartzune.com    has collected some pictures of family members who were born in different years but thanks to genes, they look just like twins. These shots can tell us more about our families than a modern DNA test can.

“My friend in 2014 and his father in 1977 — both are 20 years old.”

A mother in 1980 and her daughter in 2014. They are the same age in the pictures.