International News Archive - January 07, 2011
Japan plans to use deep-sea mining robots to exploit rare precious metals on the ocean floor around the island nation within a decade.
Word of the Day
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'