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Pushing Science’s Limits in Sign Language Lexicon

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Pushing Science’s Limits in Sign Language Lexicon
Description Now thanks to the Internet — particularly the boom in online video — resources for deaf students seeking science-related signs are easier to find and share. Crowdsourcing projects in both American Sign Language and British Sign Language are under way at several universities, enabling people who are deaf to coalesce around signs for commonly used terms.

SOURCE LINK to the full article: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/04/science/sign-language-researchers-broaden-science-lexicon.html?pagewanted=all

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