Andy Chavoya

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The Five Essential Rules: Spending and Saving

<i>Chase is celebrating National Savings Week January 22nd through January 28th. Our series aims to provide tips and insights for saving today,</i> …

A Black Panther May Not Be What You Think

As the superhero of the same name sets box-office records, learn more about the misunderstood big cats.<p>As theatergoers around the world marvel at the new superhero movie <i>Black Panther</i>, we here at National Geographic wanted to share some facts about these real-life fascinating felines.<p>First things …

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In autism, the brain's response to speech speaks volumes

When language delays or social detachment mark a baby for a diagnosis of autism, dark clouds cast that child's future in shadow. But researchers have discovered a test that can reliably forecast, some time between a baby's first and second birthday, whether those dark clouds will linger or …

Teaching evolution to religious students

James Krupa teaches a mandatory biology class at the University of Kentucky and some students have a difficult time because Krupa refuses to shy away …

Seeing the (UV) light: Previously undetected difference in human mutation rate unique to Europeans

(Phys.org)—Although humans are a single species, not all genetic variation is shared between populations – and the ability to sequence our entire …

The Physiology and Psychology of Pain

Pick up any newspaper and pore over it. Not only are nations at war but communities in the same country are fighting amongst themselves. People are …

Twitter Brings Back Hashflags Just in Time for World Cup 2014

Twitter has launched new World Cup-specific features for users today designed to make it easy to keep up with your team’s progress in Brazil .<p>One of the features isn’t actually new, rather it’s the reintroduction of the hashflags feature which was last used for the 2010 World Cup. This option makes …

This National Anthropology Day, Make It Minty

As many of you know, National Anthropology Day Is Coming. Since this novel holiday first reared its arbitrary and conventional head a few weeks ago, …

Man Transforms His Home Into A Cat Paradise For Maximum Kitty Fun

Since the 1990s, home builder Peter Cohen has spent tens of thousands of dollars transforming his Goleta, Calif., house into a kitty paradise for his many rescue cats.<p>The result? One awesomely purr-fect pad.<p>Home design website Houzz details just how Cohen turned his home into a cat playground. He’s …

Perfectly Healthy Man Is Addicted to Wearing Plaster Casts

Kevin, a 27-year-old man from Chicago, has a very strange hobby – he wears body casts, even though he has no injuries! Kevin has been addicted to …