International News Archive - May 01, 2009
Australia has launched an investigation into a nursing home where aged and bed-ridden inhabitants were nibbled on by mice.
Word of the Day
- One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
- A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.