Psychology

Psychology Shows 12 Things Men and Women Need to Change in Their Communication Styles in Order to Understand Each Other Better

Psychology Shows 12 Things Men and Women Need to Change in Their Communication Styles in Order to Understand Each Other Better
Psychology
4 years ago

Men and women... we might speak the same language, but that doesn’t mean we understand each other. A study found that words and phrases can have different meanings to each of us when we’re talking. This is why, sometimes, we can’t communicate without getting into an argument, raising our voice, or throwing some pillows (sorry, guys). But if you’re willing to put in some mental effort, you can learn how to communicate better with each other and save yourself some misunderstandings, tears, and sighs in the long run, with just a little psychology.

15 Psychological Signs Someone Likes You, Even in the Earliest Stages

15 Psychological Signs Someone Likes You, Even in the Earliest Stages
Psychology
year ago

We may all feel insecure or uncertain when we begin new relationships, wondering if someone really likes us. None of us are mind readers, but our bodies and psychology can be telling. Luckily, there are some signs that clearly answer this question and can subtly let us know how someone really feels about us. At Bright Side, we want you to be at ease and confident in your relationships. So we’re sharing these little-known signs to look out for in new relationships.

20+ Simple Psychological Tricks That Work 100% of the Time

20+ Simple Psychological Tricks That Work 100% of the Time
Psychology
3 years ago

Nowadays, there are so many books on psychology that we wouldn’t be able to read all of them, even if we wanted to. And an entire lifetime wouldn’t be enough to put all these pieces of advice into practice. And for all we know, half of them could turn out to be a waste of time.

15 Psychological Tricks That Can Help You Avoid Awkward Situations

15 Psychological Tricks That Can Help You Avoid Awkward Situations
Psychology
4 years ago

To get rid of awkwardness just pay attention to what’s happening around you. Someone’s foot placement is definitely telling you something and you can even avoid an inevitable fight by making a simple choice. Dare we say, it’s possible to “hack” human nature with the correct moves and be the perfect social butterfly.

9 Psychological Laws That Control Your Actions Against Your Will

9 Psychological Laws That Control Your Actions Against Your Will
Psychology
2 years ago

There are many events that take place in our life that are often hard to understand. How do fortune-tellers predict the future so precisely and why are broken windows so disturbing? Scientists have already created theories that explain what these things mean that happen around us. It turns out that people act according to a script and our behavior is actually pretty predictable.

9 Psychological Tricks You Can Start Using Right Now

9 Psychological Tricks You Can Start Using Right Now
Psychology
2 years ago

There are some difficult life problems that we wish we had special magical buttons to help solve. Unfortunately, there is no such thing. But some psychological tricks can help you deal with difficulties, fix your relationships with other people, and find peace of mind.

How 14 Emotions Speak Through Physical Sensations

How 14 Emotions Speak Through Physical Sensations
Psychology
2 months ago

When Finnish scientists set out to unravel the mysteries of human emotions, they embarked on a journey that transcended cultural boundaries. Their quest led them to a remarkable discovery: emotions aren’t confined to facial expressions alone. Instead, they resonate throughout our entire being, echoing in the depths of our bodies, regardless of where we call home.

Top 16 Scary Movies to Watch on Netflix; Get Ready for a Frightening Experience

Top 16 Scary Movies to Watch on Netflix; Get Ready for a Frightening Experience
Films
5 months ago

Netflix is your haunted haven for a good scare, packed with a vast selection of scary movies to watch that will test your limits and tickle your terror bone. But with so many chilling choices, it’s hard to know where to start. Worry not, brave adventurers!This guide unveils 16 scariest movies currently streaming on Netflix, guaranteed to send shivers down your spine and have you clutching your blanket at every creak and groan. Prepare to scream, jump, and maybe even peek through your fingers as we explore the best spine tinglers Netflix has to offer. So grab your popcorn, or maybe a stress ball, dim the lights, and get ready for a truly frightening experience.

I Am a Criminologist, and Here’re Situations When You Should ALWAYS LIE to Protect Yourself

I Am a Criminologist, and Here’re Situations When You Should ALWAYS LIE to Protect Yourself
Tips & tricks
9 months ago

Dannah Eve is a woman from the US, and she’s a priceless expert for many people. The lady has degrees in psychology and criminology and in her TikTok and Instagram accounts she posts videos where she warns people against various situations that may happen to them in life, unless they are aware of some vital safety measures. This time, Dannah amassed a huge amount of viewers under her video about how lies in non-standard situations can actually save someone’s life.

I Am a Criminologist, and Here’s What Your Car Can Tell a Criminal About You and Your Family

I Am a Criminologist, and Here’s What Your Car Can Tell a Criminal About You and Your Family
Tips & tricks
9 months ago

TikTok has become a platform to many types of content, and survival tips may be the top of them. Dannah Eve is a woman, who’s also known as the Street Smart Blonde. The lady has a degree in criminology and psychology, and she shares everyday safety tips in her Instagram and TikTok. This time, she collected a massive audience with her video called “What your car can reveal about you.”

If Humans Lived 400 Years, You’d Still Be a Teen at 80

If Humans Lived 400 Years, You’d Still Be a Teen at 80
Curiosities
year ago

“Happy birthday to you! Happy birthday to you! Happy birthday dear best friend! Happy birthday to you!!!” You’re so excited! All your friends and relatives are here! Your adult life has just begun! You’ve graduated from several colleges, got a driver’s license for all kinds of vehicles, and read several thousands of books! You’re full of energy! And you’re only 80 years old! You blow out the candles with this number on your birthday cake.Your parents are here. They are more than two hundred years old. Your best friend has recently celebrated 112 years, and your younger brother is only 75. And you all look young for this age. Welcome to the world where the average human lives 400 years!

Why Men Are Unable to Express Their Feelings as Women

Why Men Are Unable to Express Their Feelings as Women
Psychology
year ago

We used to think that women had a tendency to display their emotions more openly than men. Of course, everyone is different and some men can be very emotional and easily say what they feel. Still, researchers try to investigate why guys don’t express themselves like women do.

A Scientist Proved That Precognition Is Real

A Scientist Proved That Precognition Is Real
Curiosities
8 months ago

“I’m calling the higher powers from another reality to show me your fate! Now look into this magic ball, and you’ll see it! Booooo!” an old lady wearing a strange costume says. “I’m sorry, but how does your precognition work? Is there any scientific approach? I just want to understand the algorithm,” you reply.“The algorithm is very simple, my boy... You give me 10 bucks. I’m telling you about your destiny,” the old fortune-teller answers. “But what about the scientific method?” “It’s magic! There’s no scientific method!” Actually, there is! Psychology professor Daryl Bem managed to prove that prediction is real. In 2011, he published a scientific article on this topic, but other scientists ridiculed him. They called the scientist’s work a disgrace and couldn’t believe that a reputable scientific journal had published it. But were those people right? Let’s try to find the truth!

The Only 100% Winning Strategy for Rock, Paper, Scissors

The Only 100% Winning Strategy for Rock, Paper, Scissors
Tips & tricks
11 months ago

Will rock crush scissors this time? Or will paper cover rock? This is your final attempt at escaping your chores for a month. If your sister wins, you’ll be the one doing them for both of you. Seconds away from that decisive throw, you slow down to think it over. Rock, paper, scissors’ origins date back to the times of the Chinese Han dynasty [206 BCE — 220 AD]. It became more as we know it today in 17th century Japan and had spread worldwide by the early 20th century. Some say it’s a silly random game of chance for two. Others call it a strategic system with a strong psychological foundation. They compete in championships and tournaments for those who take it seriously. If you wanna win one of those, you need to know a thing or two to build your success strategy.

If Your Charger Cable Turned Green, Toss It ASAP

If Your Charger Cable Turned Green, Toss It ASAP
Tips & tricks
11 months ago

This one might shock iPhone fans: (Oh no! Calm down, it’ll be okay.) go to settings, privacy, location services, scroll down, tap system services, and choose significant locations. Your phone knows not only where you live, but also where you work, where your favorite supermarket is, and other places you visit frequently. If it makes you feel uncomfortable, just turn it off.

15+ Tricks That Parents Absolutely Need to See

15+ Tricks That Parents Absolutely Need to See

Most parents out there are trying to be good moms and dads and have full-time jobs. According to psychology, every parent is capable of experiencing parental burnout. That’s why we, as parents, need all the help we can get, so we’re bringing you some of the best parenting hacks to help ease the workload.

Why Some Pets Look Exactly Like Their Owners

Why Some Pets Look Exactly Like Their Owners
Psychology
year ago

Pets are often referred to as the “fur babies” of their owners. But some pets and their owners share such an uncanny resemblance that it’s impossible not to wonder if they were separated at birth. Let’s discover how science and psychology explain this phenomenon.

Why It’s Good for Kids to Wear Makeup, and What Age Isn’t Too Early, According to Psychologists

Why It’s Good for Kids to Wear Makeup, and What Age Isn’t Too Early, According to Psychologists

Parents may notice one day that their kid loves makeup. Your offspring may be deeply intrigued by sparkly lip gloss, shiny eyeshadow, or the fluffy brushes from your makeup box. All these tools allow them to unleash their creativity on their cute faces and create wonderful masterpieces that may sometimes shock and stun their parents. Let’s take a look at what specialists think about this washable, temporary way for kids to explore their creative side.

15 Things We Don’t See Every Day That Actually Exist

15 Things We Don’t See Every Day That Actually Exist
Curiosities
year ago

Psychology tells us that the world changes quickly because human connections are now stronger and better. We wouldn’t be acting like we live under a rock because we got the best of human communication amplified by the internet. We learn a lot of things, even over the course of a day, because a stranger online decided to share a random fact that we somehow didn’t know of before.

Reasons Why Men Are Increasingly Avoiding Marriage

Reasons Why Men Are Increasingly Avoiding Marriage

A growing number of men these days are steering clear of marriage. It might be easy to classify these people as those who simply want to live without ever settling down, but that is not always the case for why men do not want to get married. There are a lot of psychological and societal reasons for it that might surprise you.

6 Reasons Why Gossip Is Actually Good for You

6 Reasons Why Gossip Is Actually Good for You
Psychology
year ago

Socrates once said: “Strong minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, weak minds discuss people.” But the thing is, very few of us actually discuss ideas on a daily basis and instead talk about our relationships with others. This is the way we interact with friends, family, and people in our close circle. And surprisingly, this type of communication is an essential part of the evolution of language.

15 Times People Realized That Luck Is a Capricious Thing

15 Times People Realized That Luck Is a Capricious Thing
Curiosities
2 years ago

Many of us have come across random events during our day that make us think we’re either the luckiest person in the world or that we have horrible luck. But a lot of these coincidences just have to do with psychology — research says these events have more to do with your positive attitude rather than just mere chance. So, the next time you think you’re lucky, you might just be more open to new opportunities in life.For these people that Bright Side came across, fate swings both ways and either made their day or made them groan internally.

What Is Ghosting and Why People Ghost

What Is Ghosting and Why People Ghost
Psychology
2 years ago

Studies show that about 60% to 70% of adults have ghosted someone at some point in their life. Be it a relationship or an acquaintance, confrontation seems to be the hard way to get things done for a lot of people. But what is “ghosting” and why does this phenomenon appear, is what we’re really interested in. We have put together a few reasons that might help you recognize and avoid this situation.

10 Ways to Handle Conflict Without Ruining the Relationship

10 Ways to Handle Conflict Without Ruining the Relationship
Psychology
year ago

We all experience quarrels with our loved ones and can come across problems along the way. But according to one study, avoiding an argument increases tension and stress levels. That’s why we should learn how to remain calm in the face of disagreements with our loved ones so that in the end, we can forgive that person and continue to love them.At Bright Side, we compiled some methods and tips for successfully resolving a conflict and staying calm during these uncomfortable scenarios.