Nov 21, 2014

Oxford chooses 'vape' as word of the year for 2014

The Oxford English Dictionary named “vape” — the word used for drawing on an electronic cigarette instead of a burning stick of tobacco — as its 2014 word of the year. “You are thirty times more likely to come across the word ‘vape’ than ...

Nov 18, 2014

First-heard language retained by adoptees

Babies adopted by international foster parents may not remember the language they heard in their first days, but the words leave a lasting mark on their minds, scientists said Monday. The study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences is the first ...