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 …