Noam Chomsky On The Spontaneous Invention Of LanguageLink (Thanks, Kestrell!) Discuss Next post
Language abhors a vacuum. Also: On Why Kids Learn Languages Easily
Jane Goodall On Why Words Hurt
World's foremost expert on chimpanzees says language can make it harder to communicate. Also: On The Dangers Of E-Mail
Vint Cerf On How The Internet Changed Communication
Computer networking pioneer says the Internet is making our world a smaller place. Also: On Networking In Space
Kurt Vonnegut On Telling A Story
Legendary novelist warns that ink on paper is no way to communicate.
Desmond Morris On Symbolic Gestures
There's a lot of meaning in a raised finger. Also: On Close Encounters On Cross-Cultural Communication
Wil Wheaton On Blogging
An instant message conversation with one of the Internet's most popular bloggers.