Why Do People Use Weird Voices When Talking To Their Pets?
It turns out talking to cats and dogs isn’t necessarily a waste of time.
139 Old Norse Words That Invaded The English Language
Without the Vikings, English would be missing some pretty awesome words like berserk, ugly, muck, skull, knife, die and cake!
What Are Tonal Languages?
Whether you have perfect pitch or feel tone-deaf, we have answers to all your burning tonal language questions.
All About That Basque: The History And Mystery Of Europe’s Most Isolated Language
Try as we might, we still can’t piece together a conclusive origin story for Northern Spain’s distinctive language.
How Do You Make A Dictionary For Birds?
The words of birds are far more than just “cheep cheep” and “twitter,” and one dictionary tries to collect as many as possible.
Why Do Our Brains Remember Certain Words Over Others?
Is there some sort of weird trick to this thing?
What Does It Mean To Dream In The Language You’re Learning?
Answering the question, “What language do you dream in?”
Earth Day Celebrations: A Global Affair To Glorify The Planet
Every day is a good day to give Gaia some love.
What Is Braille, And How Does It Work?
Braille was invented by Louis Braille in the early 20th century, but its journey to being used all around the world was a bit convoluted.