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English and Russian languages are better at spreading ideas

English and Russian languages are better at spreading ideas across cultural gaps

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Along with the proliferation of the internet came the potential for individuals to spread their ideas and thoughts across the globe. A new study from a team of French and American...

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