These People Have a Mind-Bending Way to Navigate

The door of Sivek’s house looks out on a rising slope. But when he walks away from the door toward the rear of the building, he is walking “uphill”—even though the floor is flat. That’s because in Sivek’s tongue, indoor space is defined by imaginary slopes that are totally distinct from the world outside. This [...]

By |2018-10-28T10:26:56+00:00October 27th, 2018|Papua New Guinea, Yopno language|0 Comments