International News Archive - April 13, 2010
Argentinean and Spanish researchers have shown that indigenous societies in Patagonia, the southernmost region of the Earth inhabited by humans over the past 13,000 years, were not static and marginal as had always been thought, but in fact had high levels of social organization.
Australiaâ€™s $31 billion creative economy is powering ahead, making a real contribution to the nationâ€™s economic performance and flexibility, according to a new report.
According to a study prepared for the environment ministry that was published Tuesday, Spain has warmed at a faster pace than other areas in the northern hemisphere over the past three decades.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).