Sept 12, 2016 Press release to: D. E. Blasi, S. Wichmann, H. Hammarström, P. F. Stadler, and M. H. Christiansen, Sound–meaning association biases evidenced across thousands of languages, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113, 2016.
July 08, 2016 Press release to: Kirby, K. R.; Gray, R. D.; Greenhill, S. J.; Jordan, F.; Gomes-Ng, S.; Bibiko, H.-J.; Blasi, D. E.; Botero, C. A.; Bowern, C.; Ember, C. R. et al., D-PLACE: A global database of cultural, linguistic and environmental diversity. PLoS One 2016 (Published July 8, 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.371)
April 04,2016 Press release to: Chiara Barbieri, Alexander Hübner, Enrico Macholdt, Shengyu Ni, Sebastian Lippold et.al., Refining the Y chromosome phylogeny with southern African sequences, Human Genetics 135 (5), 541-553 (2016)
On Dec. 9th the Dept. of Linguistic and Cultural Evolution invited staff and students of the FSU Jena with an interest in languages and linguistics to brief talks, discussions and a tour of the institute's library.