Scott Zenker

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Americans are clueless about Obamacare, which could raise prices

With just 38 days to go before the opening of Obamacare insurance exchanges, sky-high public ignorance about those marketplaces threatens the goal of offering affordable health care to the uninsured, several studies show.<p>And according to a troubling conclusion in at least one study earlier this …

With Blue Waters, supercomputing goes national

CHAMPAIGN, Ill.--If you are a scientist, engineer, or academic in need of time on a supercomputer, March 28, 2013 was a very big day.<p>That was the day that the National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana brought its new baby online. Known as Blue …

Is gold cheap enough to buy yet?

You're cheap. You're so cheap that your clothes went out of style in the Roosevelt administration. Teddy Roosevelt's administration. Cheap. When someone asks you for three cheers, you only give two.<p>So when you look at the price of gold and notice that it's nearly 35% off its record high, you're …

North Carolina's Anti-Sharia Bill Is Now Also Anti-Abortion

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The North Carolina Senate is not only considering an anti-Sharia (or Islamic law) bill passed in the …

What the Rising Number of Single Dads Says About Fatherhood in General

Nearly a quarter of single parents in the United States are men—a sign of how all fathers are taking a more active role with their kids.<p>If my wife and I divorced, who would get the kid?<p>Obviously, if only for mental health reasons, this isn't the sort of hypothetical I want to spend any significant …

Alaskan Fisherman Catches 200-Year-Old Fish

<b>UPDATE:</b> Well it looks like the early age estimates were off. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game have put the age of the fish at 64 years old.<p>A fisherman in Alaska caught a 40-pound shortraker fish that experts believe is 200 years old.<p>Here's more info from Eric Pfeiffer of <i>Yahoo! News:</i><p><i>The Daily</i> …

GM Timing Is Exquisite As Silverado Rolls Out Amid Truck Boom

Are we about to enter Silverado Summer?<p><b>GM</b> (GM) is promising a massive new advertising campaign for its new truck, with the ad rollout coming Thursday, July 4. “It’s going to be hard to miss the new Silverado as time rolls on,” said Kurt McNeil, GM vice president for U.S. sales operation, on a GM …

Fuel Additives: Reality vs Fiction

This is sponsored content provided by Gumout.<p>If you find yourself lost in the fuel additives aisle or just sticking to the same old thing, you are not alone. To make the right choice and get the mostfor your money, you need to understand how they work and what your vehicle needs.<p>Q: What's the …