International News Archive - September 13, 2010
More wildfires have burned around the Russian capital this year than in the last decade and a half, according to sensors aboard ESAâ€™s observation satellites.
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.'