Though the show is based on the book of the same name by John Marrs and is completely fictional, you may be wondering whether DNA matching is possible in real life. Whether DNA matching works or not, there are multiple dating websites that say they use genetics to match people up with potential romantic partners.
Is DNA dating possible?
Basically, yes, DNA-based dating does exist however, its no where near as extensive and legitimate as The Ones take on the concept. If you sift through the internet, there are many dating websites that claim to use genetics in order to match potential romantic partners, one example being, SingledOut.
How accurate is DNA testing?
A DNA paternity test is nearly 100% accurate at determining whether a man is another persons biological father. DNA tests can use cheek swabs or blood tests. You must have the test done in a medical setting if you need results for legal reasons.
Are soul mates rare?
Assuming your soul mate is set at birth, is roughly in the same age bracket, and the love is recognizable at first sight, mathematical estimates indicate that your chances of finding your soul mate is only 1 in 10,000 (0.010 percent).