International News Archive - March 30, 2009
One of the world's biggest cities is trying out a wooden sidewalk to see if it helps keep pedestrians' feet cooler in hot weather, Tokyo officials say. The 80-foot-long test sidewalk in Tokyo's Nihombashi district is made of chipped thinned cedar, a mixture of woodchips and cement, and blocks made from
- A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.