Could a computer save lost languages of the ancient world?

Could a computer save languages from extinction?

Could a computer save lost languages of the ancient world?

Science Recorder | Matt Palso | Monday, February 11, 2013

Until now, saving languages from extinction largely depended on whether computer scientists could create algorithms able to capture samples before individuals speaking the language died off. Now, it seems living speakers of ancient languages may not even be a requirement. According to a new report, a Canadian scientist suspects that advanced computer programs could be used to recreate dead languages... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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