Social media project sets out to prove that everyone has a twin

Posted at 1:08 PM, Apr 16, 2015
and last updated 2015-04-16 13:08:57-04

Two women from Ireland, who are apparently "twin strangers," met for the first time this past weekend.

Niamh Geaney, 26, found her doppelganger, Karen Branigan, 29 -- and they lived only an hour apart.

Their meeting was a part of the Twin Strangers campaign, the online media effort Geaney and her friends started in an attempt to find their lookalikes. Geaney, Terence Manzanga, 22, and Harry English, 26, challenged each other to find their most convincing "twin" within 30 days.

The three reached out on social media for the project. It took about two weeks for Geaney to find her doppelganger.

There are still two weeks left for Terence and Harry to find their twins.