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From Chicagoan to Phoenician, here’s what to call the residents of the biggest US cities
Like humans, naked mole-rats have regional accents
Local languages are dying out and taking invaluable knowledge with them
If monkeys could speak, they’d probably be trolls
The Sims’ language has surprisingly scientific origins
Why is it so hard for us to get peoples’ pronouns right?
How you say “coffee” or “tea” depends on ancient trade routes
Did we mishear Neil Armstrong’s famous first words on the Moon?
Gmail now finishes your sentences, and the results are better than expected
Siri has a peppy new voice. But that’s not the most important thing.