International News Archive - October 22, 2009
On Wednesday, European environment ministers started making progress in their plans to cut back on carbon emissions, particularly with planes and ships.
Word of the Day
- The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.