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Google Science Fair 2013 Registrations Now Open For Students Around The World
2013-01-31 08:17:49

[ Watch Video: Google Science Fair 2013 ] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Internet search and tech titan Google yesterday opened its doors for registrars to sign up for this year´s Google Science Fair 2013–its third annual contest for students interested in science and technology. This year, Google is partnering with CERN, the LEGO Group, National Geographic and Scientific American. Sam Peter, a member of the Google Science Fair team, wrote in a...


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out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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