Saturday, March 14, 2020

20 Vivid Examples That Prove It’s Easier to Understand Things When You Compare Them

We compare tons of things every day to reveal their similarities and differences. We get used to analyzing the world around us in such a way that we don’t even notice this pattern of our behavior anymore. Comparison helps us to discover the nature of different objects and we want to share some vivid examples with you.

We couldn’t miss these 20 impressive comparisons that were made by internet users who’ve helped us to see some things from a different perspective.

1. “My dog before and after a haircut”



2. This is the fossil of a car-sized turtle that once lived in South America.



3. “This is me at the beginning of the decade and at the end.”



4. A microscopic look at a bee stinger and the point of a needle



5. “My 13-year-old Shar-Pei before and after I told him he was a good boy”



6. “I have never shown my before and after pictures to anyone, but I’m proud of how far I’ve come. I went from 255 lbs to 155 lbs in 5 years.”



7. “It was the first time I washed my terrace in 20 years.”



8. 14,600,000 bolivars is the amount of money you need to buy a 5-pound chicken in Venezuela



9. Half of this hallway is under construction.



10. “I found this keyboard on sale for $6. It was in really bad shape, but all the parts were there. I restored it and here is the result.”


11. Meet Patrick, the biggest wombat in the world. He weighs about 84 lbs.



12. “At the beginning of 2019, I weighed 270 lbs and at the end of 2019, I weighed 179 lbs. How do I look?”



13. The oarfish, also known as the “King of Herrings,” completely justifies its name.



14. It seems like we might now know what the inspiration was behind the Beijing Institute of Architectural Design.



15. “My room before and after I overcame depression.”



16. A giant collard green leaf



17. How the fires have changed Australia: this is the same road.



18. This is a giant dog: the woman’s height is 5’7″ for scale.



19. This is how much food you can get for the cost of a pack of 40 cigarettes in Australia.



20. “I’m 27 years old and my puppy weighs more than me. I love her so much!”


Do you have any pictures that would look good in this article?