15 Examples of How Much the World Has Changed in 17 Years


Every now and again, we catch ourselves thinking, “Wow, the world has really changed!” We at Bright Side have decided to collect 15 visual proofs of how things have become different over the past 17 years.

Water bottle vs edible water bottle

Eco-friendly products came a long way…

Printing: paper vs 3D printing

Instead of paper, you can print the printer. Fascinating!

Zac Efron 2000 vs Zac Efron 2017

Boy got ripped…

Flip phone vs iPhone

We must admit one thing: you can’t close an iPhone to prove a point in an argument…

Rollerblades vs Hoverboard

Really, in 2000 we imagined hoverboards differently.