Europa Polyglotta (1741) by Gottfried Hensel. Source: Wikimedia Commons.

Mapping the Link Between Linguistic Diversity and Genes

Elizabeth Borneman

Researchers are studying the link between language and genetics.

Map of nations using English as a de facto or official majority language (dark blue) or an official minority language (light blue)

Geography of Languages

Caitlin Dempsey

Information about which country has the most spoken languages, which country has the most official languages, and which language is spoken in the most countries.

How Topography Affects Language

Caitlin Dempsey

How high up you live affects your spoken language.