Connection Between Ancient North American and Siberian Languages

My interest in computer languages led me to a moderate interest in human linguistics, thus I follow the Language Log blog. Far more interesting than belied by its gloriously ascetic formatting, they serve as my clearing house for meat-space communication formats.

A really cool post from yesterday draws attention to the fact that, for the first time, there is some real, serious evidence that languages from the far northwest of North America are directly related to languages from northeastern Asia. Kinda cool.

And now, back to your regularly scheduled Sunday Afternoon…