History Stories
CATEGORY: Languages
Scientists Say Language May Have Evolved to Help Toolmakers
January 14, 2015

In a new study, researchers suggest our ancestors may have developed language in order to make the tools necessary for their survival. Read More

A New Language is Born
July 16, 2013

Within the last four decades, young people in a remote village in northern Australia have created a new language and made it their native tongue. Read More

Do You Speak Ice Age?
May 7, 2013

Researchers may have traced hundreds of disparate languages to one Ice Age mother tongue. Read More