International News Archive - December 06, 2010
According to a public opinion survey, China is set to become the world's most important center for innovation by 2020, overtaking the US and Japan.
Word of the Day
- The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'