The Bilingual Edge

The Bilingual Edge

The ability to speak more than one language feeds a nimble brain, and kids are better at it than the rest of us. Main image: Shutterstock

A Dozen On-the-Fly Self-Soothers for Adults

By Marty Nemko Ph.D.
People may not have time for standard stress reducers, but these?

Being Bilingual Sparks Creativity

By Joseph Cardillo Ph.D.
Bilingualism Can Generate Creative Problem Solving

Can Bilingualism Offset the Impact of Poverty?

By Joshua Gowin Ph.D.
A new study shows that the bilingual advantage extends to low-income children

How to Learn a Language

By Carl Beuke Ph.D.
Paul Pimsleur’s forgotten wisdom

The Examined Life

By Robert Evans Wilson Jr.
Knowledge gave us the confidence to take a risk.