A New Multilingual Sign Language Dictionary Looks to the Stars

Posted On Dec 28, 2017


A New Multilingual Sign Language Dictionary Looks to the Stars

“Over the past six years, a working group within the International Astronomical Union (IAU) has collected space-related signs from various sign languages. Earlier this month, they announced the result: a publicly accessible list of 47 common astronomical words, each translated into up to 31 sign languages, including Portuguese, Russian, and Finnish.”

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Hoping to make education more accessible, the International Astronomical Union is compiling all the signs of outer space.
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