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International News Archive - March 21, 2012

New Research Shows Venice Is Now Slipping And Sinking

Once thought to have stabilized, new measurements reveal that Venice continues to sink slowly.

Word of the Day
cowpooling
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.