International News Archive - December 06, 2012
Australian scientists are working on a new species of pineapple that could have a twist of coconut flavor added in.
Word of the Day
- A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'