12 Tricks That Help Celebrities Look Stunning in Photos, and You Can Use Them Too

Each actress, model, and person in the public eye has their own tricks that allow them to look good in photos. And it’s not just their best side that they turn to the camera or a winning angle they might use. There are many less obvious tricks that often contribute to their very dashing image. We at Bright Side discovered some tricks of posing for …

8 False Facts That Make Us Believe Dolphin Shows Are a Lot of Fun

The average life expectancy of dolphins in the wild is 20-30 years, and when they live in captivity, these numbers shrink by at least 2 times. And some animals can only live in a swimming pool for several years. Without making it public, dead dolphins are replaced with new ones. Because the show must go on, no matter what. A number of countries have passed laws that prohibit dolphin shows, …

6 Things Your Swollen Feet and Ankles Are Trying to Tell You About Your Health

Swollen feet and ankles are frequent symptoms for many of us. This unpleasant condition is usually caused by prolonged standing or walking, wearing uncomfortable shoes, or pregnancy. But in some cases puffy feet and ankles are a red flag for more serious health issues, which shouldn’t be ignored. Here at Bright Side we’ve taken a closer look at underlying health problems that can cause feet and …

10 Reactions That Reveal a Lot About Your Dog

Imagine how much easier our life would be if we didn’t have a language barrier with our dogs. We would not have to guess what their behavior meant and we could react faster if they needed help. But all we can do now is to watch how they stare at us when they’re pooping and wonder if they need personal space or if there’s a problem. Their behavior is the only way they …

19 Heart-Stirring Photos That Can Brighten a Cloudy Day

Kindness is all around us — in a stranger’s smile, in our kids’ eyes, and even in the paws of our pets. And although sometimes we might feel down, we need to remember that there’s always a silver lining for every cloudy day. Bright Side put together 19 touching photos that will make your day a little brighter and give you some inspiration to do good deeds. And don’t miss our …

12 Poignant Illustrations That Show Our World Has Gone a Little Bit Too Far

Our world is not perfect and there are many things that need changing. We should probably start with ourselves because understanding our problems is the first step toward solving them. Today’s illustrations will reveal a harsh truth about the modern world, but Bright Side believes that each of us is capable of making our lives better. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. …

“There Is a Woman: 30, No Children.” A Staggering Article About How Blind We Can Be to Other’s Feelings

Sometimes, we say words to other people that don’t mean much to us, just to avoid an awkward silence. Just to say something. And we have no idea how people will react to these words. Writer Nadirah Angail published a moving entry in her blog about how easy it is to hurt other people and not even notice it. She wants to make us more attentive and sensitive. Bright Side wants to share …

I Spent a Month at a French Chateau for Free and Then Ran Away to Never Come Back

About six months ago, I began to feel stuck in my life. My boring, meaningless, 9 to 5 job wasn’t bringing me any satisfaction. Then, one day, I suddenly remembered something called a Gap Year. Unlike in the West, in my part of the world, it’s much less common for school graduates to take a year off before university to relax, travel, and generally decide on which career path to choose. Still, I realized that this …

12 Simple Materials That Can Help Us Save Our Planet From an Ecological Disaster

Everyone knows that plastic bottles and bags have a negative effect on the planet. And the worst thing is, we’re used to using these items. Meanwhile, there are lots of great solutions that most of us simply don’t know about. Bright Side has figured out which substances and items could soon conquer the world and replace the harmful materials that are …

25 Photos of Irish Wolfhounds Proving That These Giants Are Fluffy Angels

Have you ever thought about getting an Irish Wolfhound? We are sure that many people will say “no” to this question. This breed is not as popular as a Husky or a Labrador Retriever. It also requires a lot of space. But a big dog means a big friend you’ll never feel bored with. At Bright Side, we’re not encouraging you to go out and get an Irish Wolfhound right away. But who …

This Kitty Is Constantly Embarrased And No One Knows Why

Have you ever caught yourself thinking about some random embarrassing moment from your past and you just couldn’t help but want to vanish from the surface of the earth? Maisey has. The Adorable Scottish Fold kitten looks like she’s always in a deep regret about past events. This true Californian girl wins thousands of hearts …

Tell Us Which Pen You Like and We’ll Show You the Hidden Power of Your Personality

There are more than 7 billion people in the world today and each of us is unique, marvelous, and exceptional. Though sometimes it might seem that we have many similarities with other people, there are still no 2 people on this planet that are the same. Bright Side has prepared a test for you to understand which personality you have and what its strengths are. What …

How to Hide All Mess and Make Your Home Cozy in 15 Minutes Before Guests Arrive

Have you ever been in a situation when your guests are coming in 15-20 minutes, but your home looks like a mess? Fortunately, there are some ways to clean your apartment or house really fast, even if looked like a battlefield just a couple of minutes ago. Bright Side likes a clean house, but we think there are more interesting things to do. So we’re going to tell you how to clean …

16 Weird Things at Schools That Are Totally Normal in Some Places

In this modern age, people recognize more and more the importance of education. Still, going to school is not the same experience for every person. In fact, the ways that schools operate may change depending on where you live. Even the things that you think are basic facts about school are not necessarily universal. In Japan, you move onto the next grade …

21 Majestic Maine Coon Cats That Will Show You Who’s the Boss

People often joke that their cat is the boss of the family — they’re so independent and gorgeous that you really think that sometimes! But if any breed of cat is bossy, the biggest domestic cat breed known as Maine Coons have the absolute right to get this position. They look so impressive and magnificent that you definitely don’t want to mess with them. Bright Side …

7 Images That Can Reveal a Deep Truth About You

Here are tests that can help you to understand your personality more. Maybe you’re a genius and still don’t know about it or just don’t accept it. Relax, get comfortable, and take a look at these images. Don’t think for too long or try to understand the picture. Just answer the question and pick what you see or like first. Bright Side prepared pictures that …

15 Creatures Whose Eyes Are So Beautiful, They’re Hypnotizing

Animals don’t see the world as we do. Cats, being nocturnal creatures, can see their best in the dark, while dogs have black and white vision. Animal eyes vary in shape, size, and color and it’s interesting to note that all these strange looking eyes have been bestowed upon these animals by nature. The Bright Side team put together a few creatures …

16 Maps That Could Make Us Adore Geography Class

This world isn’t just about boundaries between countries. Our planet is so huge and diverse that there are many unusual criteria we can use to compare different parts of it. Bright Side invites you to take a look at the world depicted in unusual maps that reveal some very interesting facts. 16. The world divided into 7 regions, each with a population of 1 billion 15. Average working …

5 Types of Bras That Are Bad for You and 9 That Are Safe

Nearly 80% of women wear the wrong size bra according to a 2008 survey. If you’re confused about size, imagine how confusing it is to learn what shape, support, and safety you need in a bra. Bras are made for support and fashion but some are more appropriate than others depending on your breast size, outfit, and concern for your health. Bright Side has made this list …

23 Animals Who’ve Mastered the Art of Sitting

Living close to humans has had a profound impact on the sitting habits of cats and dogs. They have begun imitating the way humans sit. They sit in front of laptops pretending to be doing serious work, chill next to you on the couch while watching movies, and even give you the angry stare, sitting on your chair, if you are late in serving them the dinner. Bright …

An Experienced Psychologist Reveals How to Understand Yourself and Others Once and for All

A good psychologist can tell us how to deal with many difficulties that we face in our lives. Some professionals don’t just help their clients, but also share their tips online. For example, psychologist Anton Shutov uses his Twitter account to share many important things and the knowledge he has acquired during his years of practice. We at Bright Side found a lot of useful information and …