Christmas is celebrated in a total of 160 countries around the world. The difference is that some of them do their festive activities the day before, on the 24th, and others go into celebration on the 25th. But what stays the same is that they all dedicate their time and energy to make Christmas the greatest time of the year. And to add to that, we thought that a few riddles you can play with your loved ones could make that day even more special.
Everything can be turned into art, even our own bodies. In the case of makeup artist Tal Peleg, she discovered that she could create colorful masterpieces using her eyelids as a canvas. With surgeon-like precision, she draws inspiration from movies and well-known paintings for her art.
We might root for an on-screen friendship even more when we find out that the special bond between the actors continues once the cameras are off. We imagine that sharing a screen can’t leave you indifferent to each other. But when it actually leads to a solid relationship that carries on for years, we can’t help but feel admiration. After all, finding a true friend is hard, and even more so in a competitive place like Hollywood.
According to science, people explore photos differently. While East Asians spend more time checking the background of an image, people in America focus on the main action. However, while taking photos we equally don’t pay much attention to the details in them. And later while we watch those images in our galleries we may notice some amusing details that turn ordinary photos into a masterpiece.
Looking closely at an image, raising our eyebrows, and putting on our thinking cap, might end in an “Aha!” also known as “an aha moment.” It’s not because of a sudden flash that just appears, but it’s the actual result of our unconscious brain trying to put the pieces together. As part of our next challenge for you, we’ve prepared some pics that need captions to be understood — but let’s see if you can figure them out without reading them.
With 11 seasons spanning over a decade, the American sitcom, Modern Family, proved to be a very popular TV show. Over the course of 10 years, all of the cast members underwent important changes, both physically and personality-wise, some of them growing up right in front of our eyes. Although the show ended in 2020, we were curious to see how the actors who played our favorite characters have changed since the first episode.
A French painter who goes by the name Seth leaves his mark wherever he goes. The talented artist makes the whole world his canvas, and not just figuratively. His colorful paintings mostly feature children playing, learning, and discovering the world around them. Seth immortalizes the small wonders lying around us that we often don’t notice.
There are thousands of reasons why family is the most precious thing on the planet. They accept you, love you unconditionally, and most importantly, they are always there for you. It’s true that sometimes we might not agree with them or be on the best terms, but in the end, it’s their support that makes us feel safe and loved.
Sometimes the universe selects us among millions to see an otherworldly sight. However, in the face of these types of surreal and rare situations, our reactions may drastically differ. Some might feel amused and respond with a wave of laughter. Others might feel unsettled and get agitated by the awkwardness of it all. However, we can always consider it lucky to witness the absurdities of life and people, because they make the best stories to tell in the future.
Tiredness, hustle and bustle, stress, and even genetics can be some of the causes of our greatest absent-mindedness. It’s not uncommon to be super-focused on what we are doing and anticipate, to the millimeter, the possible details. However, a small failure resulting from a “slight” distraction ends up taking everything to a total and complete disaster.
Every once in a while, something crosses our path that completely shifts the way we see things. Like, for example, finding out about the existence of 10 trillion dollar bills. These discoveries keep life exciting and our view of the world fresh. Luckily, the Internet provides us with an endless stream of surprises.
Pulling a Marty McFly in Back to the Future isn’t for everyone. But photographer Conor Nickerson found a way to spend some quality time with his younger self. Through the use of Photoshop and a clever eye for fashion, Nickerson put himself into different childhood moments.
Christmas is just around the corner, and it’s the time of year we remember, once again, how important it is to be kind to each other. The heroes of this article shared stories of when they showed kindness without expecting anything in return and reminded us that you don’t need to wait for a special occasion to brighten up someone’s day.
We can grow real soft spots for TV characters. We let them into our homes and feel like we know them through the hours we spend with them. Bright Siders have been voting for some of the most beloved and attractive male characters. Bright Side is excited to share a list of those male characters we’ve fallen in love with.
Playing with kids and feeding them might seem like a piece of cake, but most of us don’t see the other side of the fence until we give birth. That’s when we realize that instead of “easy peasy lemon squeezy,” we squeeze our eyes instead, trying to recover from a sleepless night with a cup of coffee.And an Instagram artist managed to convey the entire spectrum of what moms feel, and we can’t help but nod in agreement.
The New Year always makes us feel like we can start everything over with a clean slate. And this is the perfect time for many of us to think about what we want to change or improve in our lives. And although deep down you may know you probably won’t start eating super healthy or go to the gym every day, it’s still tempting to make all kinds of promises to change your life for the better.
When we say that every person is unique, this is actually more true than you realize. It is a fact that each and every one of us has a brain whose anatomy can’t be found anywhere else. This explains how we end up seeing unique things on a daily basis that we never thought could exist.
There’s something special about Disney characters that somehow sticks with you. Whether it’s the charm, the adorable personalities, or the sweet smiles. We can’t really pinpoint it, but thankfully, one Dutch artist can. Isa Bredt, a super-talented illustrator, has started a project she calls “Pet Disneyfication,” where people send her pics of their pets and she uses her magical touch to create portraits that would make the people at Disney a bit jealous of her skills.
Solving math riddles has a way of making people fall in love with mathematics. Apart from having various health benefits, solving math riddles boosts your creative thinking and also helps develop your problem-solving skills. Plus, nothing beats that triumphant feeling you get when you successfully solve a tough puzzle.
Visual acuity is the ability to easily see those details that others overlooked. It’s a powerful and detail-oriented way of looking at things, like the one you will need to solve this test with which we will check your skills and attention span. Open your eyes wide and find the small differences between these images.
There is a certain kind of magic — and sometimes comedy — in childhood innocence. And kids may only develop concrete logic at around 7 years old, so until then, their reasoning and actions may not always make sense. But that’s okay because these funny mishaps just add to their charm, and they always spice up our ordinary days.
When your first date doesn’t go as you imagined, it’s totally understandable you may feel disappointed. But the heroes of this article decided to not let their less-than-perfect dates ruin their mood, and posted hilarious stories about their adventures.
Actors often undergo drastic makeovers for a role. They might have to gain or lose a lot of weight. Sometimes they sit in hair and makeup (for hours) to transform into their characters. No prosthetics, makeup, or wigs for us. We’ve used the help of technology to change the appearance of these famous actors in order to see what they would look like as the opposite sex.
When people are bored, they come up with new challenges on social networks to have fun with other users. One of these challenges was to replicate paintings of world-famous artists in the most creative ways, using anything you have at home, including your pets.
Being in a relationship might not always resemble a romance movie filmed in Hollywood. But if we truly love our partners, we learn to cherish even their flaws and imperfections. That’s why Amanda Oleander, a gifted artist from Los Angeles, decided to show the world that a healthy relationship can also have moments that are not picture perfect. In her delightful illustrations, Amanda depicts the many faces love can have.
The positive effects of marriage are twice as strong on people who marry their best friend, according to a study. But that doesn’t mean sharing a life with them is always easy. That’s why a sense of humor is key to getting past those daily obstacles that might otherwise put a dent in the relationship. And Twitter is full of folks with incredible comedic skills.
It can be strange to find or notice objects that look like they are something completely different at first glance. Sometimes it’s our eyes tricking us into seeing something else, or perhaps the items are just well-designed to hide what they truly are.Bright Side loves to see the peculiar items people find and photograph, so today, we’ve collected 19 pictures of objects that are pretending to be something else.
There has been a research project that showed how, in some cases, children can solve problems easier and faster than adults. And that happens because kids don’t draw examples from their experience in their effort to solve problems. That’s simply because they don’t have the kind of experiences that adults do. Instead, what they do is make unlikely hypotheses, simply following their instincts.
Seeing a masterpiece can be a truly special experience. Whether they’re handmade or a gift from Mother Nature, some things reach the peak of beauty thanks to their flawless shape and balanced colors. From the details on a transparent butterfly to the wonderful rainbow colors on man-made marble, beauty is everywhere around us. We just have to look close enough to reward our eyes with a feast.
Art can be used for many things, and Alessia Ciullo decided to use it to make real-life pets into Disney characters! Alessia is a cartoonist and manga artist from Italy who creates adorable Disney pet characters out of random pets. We all know how cute animals are, and it’s hard to put their cuteness into words, so Alessia tries to show them in their true exquisite nature.
It seems like yesterday we were going down slides and playing on the swings, but now we have to work and do all that grown-up stuff. In fact, we might already be turning into “that lady or man” without even realizing it.
Who’d have ever thought cakes could be embroidered and edible at the same time. A skillful and incredibly patient confectioner from Connecticut creates masterpieces that are (almost) too perfect to eat. Lauren makes such thought-through cakes that you’ll start to doubt whether or not the ingredients are made of actual thread.
If you’re left-handed, it may sometimes seem like the whole world is conspiring to make your life so much harder. From walking into a classroom full of right-handed desks to trying to open a can without turning things into a complete disaster, there are so many little details that remind us, once again, that this world wasn’t designed for lefties.
Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and soon many families will be gathering around tables and enjoying delicious food. Solving riddles is an amazing way to entertain your guests and make your family dinner even more fun. With this in mind, we created these 12 puzzling riddles that can give your brain a workout.
When the question “Are the kids ok?” gets too repetitive, it’s high time to break the routine. Kenny Deuss found a creative way to prove once and for all that they are never better. With the power of photoshop and with the help of his kids, he never fails to make his girlfriend’s jaw drop.
Living with toddlers can be both wholesome and messy, but never boring. Toddlers love to cause chaos around the house, and other times they are such heart-warming, creative little individuals. However, this is part of their uniqueness, growth, and learning — nothing beats getting to know your child as they grow, with the exception of possibly breaking a computer screen.