Isaac G. González

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What Happens When A Language's Last Monolingual Speaker Dies?

Emily Johnson Dickerson died at her home in Ada, Okla., last week. She was the last person alive who spoke only the Chickasaw language.<p>"This is a sad day for all Chickasaw people because we have lost a cherished member of our Chickasaw family and an unequaled source of knowledge about our language …

Use It or Lose It: 5 Awesome Last-Minute Vacations

It's that time of the year -- where you have to use your vacation days or lose them -- and why lose them? WHY? You worked your butt off all year and deserve a break. Besides, with this weather we're having, you might just go crazy if you don't skip off somewhere. Consider this a Public Service …

You Can Visit Meteora, Greece's Town 'In The Middle Of The Sky'

A few hours outside Athens sits the rock-top monasteries of Meteora.<p>The word "meteora" means "middle of the sky","suspended in the air" or "in the heavens above", according to Getty, and these people mean it.<p>Check it out.<p>The town is a really important spiritual site, but it's also a big draw for …

The Best Time to Book a Flight Depends on the Destination

The average fare for a flight from the US to Europe will vary by $256 from when a ticket is first offered to the day the plane takes off. A flight …

Monti Sibillini National Park, Italy

<b>Name:</b> Monti Sibillini National Park <b><br>Location:</b> Italy <b><br>Date Established:</b> 1993 <b><br>Size:</b> 276 square miles (714 square kilometers)<p>Did You Know?<p><b>• Namesake</b> Mount Sibilla is named for a legendary prophetess named Sibyl. Knights and other petitioners from across Europe made the arduous journey to her remote cave, …

Photo of the Moment: The Louvre at Sunset, Paris

An incredible view of a rafter drifting under Vatnajökull, Iceland's largest glacier. http://on.natgeo.com/N65SoV Photograph by Vilhelm Gunnarsson, National Geographic Your Shot