Languages are becoming extinct much faster than species. The digital divide can make it worse
A member of a non-profit committed to documenting all of the world’s 7,000 languages, explains why her organisation is on such a mission
Seven decades after independence, many tribal languages in India face extinction threat
To lose these indigenous languages means losing huge human capital and rich cultural diversity
World Biodiversity Day: Why language should not be forgotten
Languages are a treasure trove of knowledge about a region’s flora, fauna and medicinal plants, say experts
Words are biotic
Is it a coincidence that areas of linguistic plurality are also areas of biodiversity?