9 Things in the US That Puzzle Most Foreigners

When you live in a country for many years, everything looks ordinary and familiar. But an outsider will always spot some curious quirks in your customs and behaviors that make them think, “What’s going on here?” Life in the US can puzzle newcomers in many ways, from buying foods and magazines in a pharmacy to deep-frying almost anything you can think of. Here at Bright Side, we’ve tried …

7 Things That Make Every 5th Woman in the World Refuse to Have Children

According to statistics, in the US and Great Britain, 20% of women don’t have children. In Russia, for example, this number is not that big: every 14th woman refuses to have children. Some women physically can’t have children while others make this choice consciously. These women try to fight for political rights, fight for the world’s ecological situation, or just don’t have a maternal instinct. …

20+ Game of Thrones Decor Ideas That’ll Get You In the Mood Before the Final Season

Since premiering in 2011, Game of Thrones has been an epic powerhouse of TV royalty. It’s been HBO’s most popular show for the last 4 years, even in 2018, where no new episodes aired. The land of deceit, love, battles, dragons, white walkers, and waifs have successfully integrated fantasy into our normal world, and let’s be honest, there’s not one fan that wouldn’t want …

8 Myths About Vaccines That Led to a Measles Outbreak in the 21st Century

It may seem that measles is a thing of the past that has completely no connection to today. But since 2017, there have been serious pandemics in many countries around the world. Doctors say that these outbreaks have become possible because of the anti-vaccination propaganda that is only getting more popular. Bright Side has looked into the arguments from the anti-vaccine movement and has …