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Aug 31, 2015 04:42 AM ET
We often hear people mention actors who have learned to do an "American accent," but what thespians typically learn is only one type of dialect in the United States. In fact, there are more than 20.
Aug 27, 2015 09:50 AM ET // AFP
Oxford University Press announced its quarterly update to OxfordDictionaires.com, and it includes a larder full of words on food and drink.
Aug 20, 2015 07:20 AM ET
Nigeria is a land aching to reap the benefits of a modern world, but it’s also riddled with inequality. Evan takes a closer look at daily life there.
Aug 19, 2015 01:09 PM ET
Lots of people think the Internet is the root of many evils. Is one of them the frying of young brains? Amy finds out whether or not our parents were right to advise us to step away from the keyboard.
Aug 19, 2015 12:50 PM ET // Discovery News
See how a traditional 'smiley face' fares against the more newfangled chat icons.
Aug 18, 2015 05:31 AM ET
Perhaps best known as full face-tattoo-bearing warrior natives of New Zealand, the Māori are central to the country’s culture and identity.
Aug 18, 2015 11:10 AM ET
In 2015, Iran proposed bills that would ban birth control and encourage younger couples to marry. It's just the latest twist in Iran's ongoing tale of population problems.
Aug 17, 2015 06:08 AM ET
The Intha fishermen of Myanmar, Burma are the only fishermen in the world to fish with an acrobatic style. But today, they must also balance the weight of environmental and economic pressures.
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