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Star Wars Is Playing An Unlikely Role In The Preservation Of What?

The Navajo Lanugage
Early Copyright Laws
NASA Tape Archives
A Wing of the Smithsonian

Answer: The Navajo Language

When the Star Wars franchise was revived at the end of the 1990s, Manuelito Wheeler, the director of the Navajo Nation Museum, came up with a fun plan to help preserve the Navajo language and raise interest in the language itself and awareness of its endangered status–dub the entire first Star Wars movie entirely in Navajo.

In 2013, over a decade after coming up with his vision of Navajo Star Wars, Wheeler made the vision a reality. Auditions were held early in the year and the dubbed version of Star Wars was shown at the Navajo Nation’s Fourth of July celebration.

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The First Person To Be Honored With A Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star For Live Performances Was?

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In The 1930s A Newspaper Reporter’s Hoax Led To A Longstanding Tradition Of?

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Modern Subway Maps Were Inspired By?

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What Small Token Is Secreted Aboard NASA’s Juno Spacecraft?

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Which Of These Technology Terms Is Made Up And Not A Cultural Reference Or Portmanteau?

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What Scientific Measurement Scale Was Originally Inverted From Its Present State?

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Military Tanks Were Originally Known As?

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What Caused The U.S. Military To Start Tracking Santa Claus?

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In 1960s The Wham-O Corporation Accidentally Destroyed A Car With A Giant?

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“Peace Lines” Are An Urban Architectural Feature Found Throughout?