How Bilingual Brains Perceive Time Differently

A new study has found that what language you speak might alter your perception of time. What Happens If We Give A.I. The Ability To Remember Everything? – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Special thanks to Squarespace for supporting Seeker. Start your free trial today at and use coupon code “seeker” to …

15,000-Year-Old Words We Still Use

There are words we speak today that cavemen would have understood. Anthony tells us which words these are and why they’re so significant. Read More: Linguists Identify 15,000-Year-Old “Ultraconserved Words” “It’s an odd little speech. But if you went back 15,000 years and spoke these words to hunter-gatherers in Asia in any one of hundreds …

Can This Font Help People With Dyslexia?

Dyslexia is a very misunderstood disorder, and it makes reading and writing difficult for many people. Tara is here to discuss a new typeface that is designed specifically for readers with dyslexia. Read More: Christian Boer designs typeface for readers with dyslexia “Although it looks like a traditional typeface, Dyslexie by Christian Boer is designed …

Could Neanderthals Talk Like Us?

Neanderthals, an ancient cousin-species to humans, lived for a while at the same time as Homo Sapiens. Could this now-extinct species talk just like you and I do? Trace is here to tell you about a tiny bone found in Neanderthals and modern humans might hold the answer. Read More: Talking Neanderthals Challenge The Origins …

You’re Not Bad At Math, You’re Just Lazy

DNews Audience Survey Everyone’s heard someone say that they’re “just not a math person.” But don’t believe them… it’s a lie! These people are just lazy and science proves it! Trace Dominguez explains. Read More: The Myth of ‘I’m Bad at Math’ “‘I’m just not a math person.’ We hear it all the time. And …

Can Brain Damage Give You A Foreign Accent?

We’ve all tried imitating foreign accents, but what if you couldn’t stop? What is foreign accent syndrome and why do some people have it? Why Do Some People Have Lisps? ►►►► Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here ►►►► Domain.com Get 15% off domain names and web hosting when you use coupon code DNEWS at …

Does Being Bilingual Make You Smarter?

Do you speak more than one language! Congrats, because studies show that being able to speak in multiple languages is linked to being smarter! We invited Alice Gillet, who is fluent in English and French, onto DNews to discuss why this is. Follow Alice on Twitter: Read More: Being bilingual may slow down the brain …