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International News Archive - September 28, 2012

404 Error Page Helps Find Missing Children

Hundreds of website owners will soon begin displaying photos and biographical details of missing children on “404 File Not Found” error pages, thanks to the work of a new European initiative dubbed the NotFound Project.

Tribal Courts Can End War In Papua New Guinea

Traditions stem gunfire after 4,800 die in Enga, Papua New Guinea

Bronze Age Trade Connections Revealed By Ancient Stinging Nettles

A piece of nettle cloth retrieved from Denmark's richest known Bronze Age burial mound Lusehøj may actually derive from Austria, new findings suggest.

Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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