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.
Speaking In Tongues: The Language And Practice Of Glossolalia
What makes people speak in tongues, and what are they actually saying? We investigate glossolalia and what researchers have discovered about it.
How To Learn A Language At Any Age
Our language expert Fidi explains how to learn a new language effectively — even if it’s been a few years since you were last in school.
How To Memorize Vocab In A New Language
Learning vocabulary is a necessary part of studying a new language, but what’s the best way to do it?
6 Language-Learning Hacks That Actually Work (And 3 That Don’t)
Hacks are plentiful. Hacks with substance? A little fewer and farther between.
How Does Language Evolve?
Natural selection is often at play, but new research suggests that language evolution can be a lot more random than we think.
5 Ways Language Development As A Toddler Can Predict Your Learning Later In Life
A new report examines some of the key indicators to watch for in children who are learning to speak. Here’s why your current language-learning struggles could be linked to your first forays into babbling.
Can Language Affect Morality?
Studies suggest that when we think in a foreign language, our entire sense of “right” and “wrong” changes.
Debunking The Learning Styles Myth (And How To Learn Instead)
There’s some irony in it, but learning how to learn is perhaps the best thing to do before learning anything else.
YOLO: Can Language Affect Your Ability To Plan For The Future?
There’s reason to believe that the language you grew up speaking has something to do with the size of your savings account.
What Does It Mean To Be Bilingual?
What goes on in the brain of a bilingual person, and what are the effects of being raised in two languages? In this video and article, we discuss different perceptions of what it means to be bilingual.