International News Archive - August 10, 2012
Water's fate in China mirrors problems across the world: fouled, pushed far from its natural origins, squandered and exploited.
Word of the Day
- One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.