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Education News Archive - December 12, 2011

Student Inventors Kick It Into High Gear

"Shockolate," a team from Culver City High School, picked up top honors at the annual Invention Challenge, held Dec. 9 at JPL.

Operator Eric Smith Sites ‘Social Responsibility’ As Main Influencer For New Venture Irvine, California (PRWEB) December 12, 2011 Sprout Healthy

Herbal Papaya has announced the launch of its All Natural Papaya Leaf Extract Liquid Herbal Supplement in 16 Oz.

Noblesville, IN uses Grants Network to win and manage millions of dollars in project funding. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) December 12, 2011 eCivis, the nation’s

The Online Fruit Magazine Pomology.org has added the category Pomelo to its collection of crops.

The US Drug Watchdog says, "We need the help of loved ones, or family members of diabetics, who now have bladder cancer, if they were, or have also used the drug called Actos.

Super Trainer.com unravels the tricks in attracting more business during the holiday season, telling the fitness industry how holidays are the best “excuse” for trainers to lower their prices

Saint Leo makes annual "Best Colleges" list for second year in a row. Saint Leo, Florida (PRWEB) December 12, 2011 For the second consecutive

Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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