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The Whalsay singing traditionRead MoreMay 7, 2016

Across the water, the island of Whalsay has long been known for its songsters. Now a new website has been created all about the singing from the isle.

Birdsong and knittingRead MoreJuly 10, 2014

Now I realise that this is late and for that I apologise but it is a fascinating idea that we wanted to share.

Old Scots SongsRead MoreSeptember 2, 2013

Some old Scottish songs are enjoying a new life on YouTube and the Web.

Whale language?Read MoreJune 5, 2013

What makes a language? Or a dialect? In this fascinating study you can help science to decipher that question.