speech

Shut Up

This Is What Your Gross Tongue Looks Like When You Talk

MRI videos of the insides of people’s mouths and bodies are kind of gross, but represent important breakthroughs in medicine.
Samantha Cole
4.27.18
Opinion

Corporations Have Utterly Failed to Protect Speech

Facebook and Twitter are hurting those they should be protecting.
Jordan Pearson
10.12.17
Talk This Way

Website That Simulates How Speech Works in Your Mouth Is So Weird and Cool

AaaaoooOOOhhhaaaaoOO!
Samantha Cole
3.20.17
speech

A New Sperm Whale 'Culture' Was Just Identified in the Caribbean

Two clans of whales use different dialects to communicate.
Kate Lunau
6.8.16
Twitter

The History of Twitter's Rules

With the newest change to its rules, Twitter rewrites itself and its relationship to free speech.
Sarah Jeong
1.14.16
Design

This Smart Glove Translates Sign Language to Text and Speech

Designer Hadeel Ayoub’s glove will soon incorporate multilingual translation and be able to send texts and emails.
Emiko Jozuka
9.29.15
ANIMALS

Sperm Whales Speak in Local Dialects, Study Finds

Want to get in with a sperm whale clan? Learn to speak their language.
Becky Ferreira
9.8.15
Internet

Coms Get Doxed: ICANN Is Considering Forcing Website Owners to Go Public

Potentially more innocents than infringers, if people don’t speak up.
Clinton Nguyen
7.1.15
video

This Doctor Stuck an Endoscope Up His Nose And Sang a Song From 'Aladdin'

Henrik Widegren takes us on a tour of the whole new world that is his larynx.
Adam Owen
6.25.15
Internet

Shut Up Shitheads: Will Reddit's New Anti-Harassment Policy Work?

The website continues to balance its commitment to free speech with efforts to ensure safety of its users.
Kari Paul
5.15.15
Culture

The Parts of Speech

Like, literally, the parts of words that influence our cognition.
Ben Richmond
4.9.15
dogs

Dogs Process Speech the Same Way as Humans

New research suggests that dogs understand the content of our words and not just the form.
Michael Byrne
11.29.14
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