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Latest Egyptian jackal Stories

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2011-01-29 08:30:00

Scientists have discovered that the Egyptian jackal is actually a relative of the grey wolf.

2011-01-27 15:30:39

New molecular evidence reveals a new species of grey wolf living in Africa.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.