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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.

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2008-11-10 13:09:14

Scientists are in a race against time to save the world's rarest wolf from extinction.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.