11 Types of People Who Are Doomed to Be Forever Alone

11 Types of People Who Are Doomed to Be Forever Alone

According to survey results from the Gallup company, 60% of millennials are lonely. This happens even despite the wide availability of online dating sites and the presence of Tinder with hundreds of millions of users from all over the world. But why is this so? Why do communications stop after 2 or 3 dates? Bright Side has looked at this situation closely and found out 11 types of people who are usually …

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12 Surefire Ways to Spot a Liar in a Couple of Seconds

12 Surefire Ways to Spot a Liar in a Couple of Seconds

According to statistics, we receive about 90% of the information about whether someone is an honest person from their body language. We analyze the body’s position and the person’s voice tone to understand their mood. Bright Side has studied the works of Allan Pease, Lillian Glass, and other famous psychologists and has come up with 12 of the most common gestures that liars use. 12. They lick and …

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9 Psychological Questions That Will Help You Read Anyone

9 Psychological Questions That Will Help You Read Anyone

“Deep discussions” have become really popular recently. Basically, this is something like a one-on-one philosophical conversation between friends. But nowadays, deep discussions have become a totally new way of communication that helps people get to know each other better. Bright Side has found 9 interesting questions that can make your partner in conversation get involved in a discussion about things they’ve probably never thought of before. These …

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Internet Users Share 25 Psychological Tricks They Successfully Use Every Day

Internet Users Share 25 Psychological Tricks They Successfully Use Every Day

Little tricks can make anything less complicated: from cooking to flying to space. The same goes for people’s relationships. You want to teach your child how to talk to others? Or get a quiet person to talk? You’re not the only one. Reddit users reveal some small tricks that help them every day. We at Bright Side really try to make the lives of our readers better and hope these …

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6 Signs You’re Infected With the “Poverty Virus”

6 Signs You’re Infected With the “Poverty Virus”

Compulsive buying and a constant desire to get things on credit aren’t a person’s fault. A stress hormone known as cortisol is responsible for the decision-making process: it worsens memory and reduces concentration, decreases self-control, and makes a person feel a bit like a zombie. Feeling poor has the same influence on the brain as a long night without sleep would. Bright Side learned some of the signs of an unhealthy attitude toward …

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