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Five cases when buyer's remorse will cost you big

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Particularly for big-ticket items, ignoring any "should I or shouldn't I?" butterflies ahead of a purchase could be an expensive mistake. Strict sellers' policies make it tough to walk away unscathed. "If you're not sure whether you should buy, walk right ...http://www.today.com/money/canceling-big-ticket-purchase-will-cost-you-1D7999684...

President Honors Linda Ronstadt With National Medal of Arts

author of "In the Time of the Butterflies." Ten were awarded the National Humanities Medal, which honors those in fields including history, literature, languages and philosophy.http://www.nbcnews.com/nightly-news/president-honors-linda-ronstadt-national-med...

Julia Alvarez To Receive 2013 National Medal Of The Arts

How the García Girls Lost Their Accents was followed by Alvarez’s historical novel In the Time of the Butterflies, which explores the human cost of political oppression. It is based on the true stories of the Mirabal sisters, three of whom were murdered ...http://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/julia-alvarez-receive-2013-national-medal-art...

Look, Ma, no hands! Prince George toddles in new birthday photo

The first adorable shot was shared on Saturday: PA Wire photographer John Stillwell took the photos while the little prince and his parents visited the "Sensational Butterflies" exhibition at London's Natural History Museum earlier this month.http://www.today.com/news/prince-georges-birthday-photo-look-ma-no-hands-1D79944...

How to vacation like a millionaire — without spending more than $200 a night

The Hix Island House sits on 13 acres of land that is home to native trees, birds and butterflies. And the hotel has no televisions or phones, ensuring guests are at complete peace and tranquility during their escape. Getting to paradise is stress-free ...http://www.today.com/travel/how-vacation-millionaire-without-spending-more-200-n...

Fukushima Monkeys' Blood Shows Signs of Radiation Exposure

In Fukushima, researchers have so far seen significant abnormalities in butterflies and strong effects on bird populations following the leaked radioactive material. "Whether these effects will persist into the future, whether they increase or decrease ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/55717294/ns/technology_and_science-science/t/fukushima...

Photo of the Week

Beautiful and graceful, varied and enchanting, small but approachable, butterflies lead you to the sunny side of life. And everyone deserves a little sunshine. — Jeffrey Glassberg Congratulations to Vinod Kumar from College Station, Texas, whose photo ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/34042724/ns/travel-its_a_snap_photo_of_the_week/t/phot...

Canadian town remembers deadly train crash one year later

On Saturday, locals released young fish into the lake, planted flowers along the train tracks and set free hundreds of butterflies, according to media reports. And a new monument bearing the names of all 47 victims was unveiled on Sunday, with Mayor ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/55587648/ns/business-stocks_and_economy/t/canadian-tow...

7 signs of evolution in action

A population of tropical butterflies on a South Pacific island evolved resistance to a killer bacteria in the span of a single year — a blink of the eye in evolutionary time. The bacteria infects females and selectively kills males before they hatch.http://www.nbcnews.com/id/29040024/ns/technology_and_science-science/t/signs-evo...

Nine epic animal treks

Click on the "Next" label to learn about eight other epic journeys. Bright orange and black monarch butterflies may look delicate, but some are capable of fluttering thousands of miles from summer feeding grounds to winter retreats. The longest treks ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/23849280/ns/technology_and_science-science/t/nine-epic...

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Three types of butterflies native to south Florida have ...

Updated July. 26, 2014

Minno said the three butterflies that were found only in southern Florida and are now extinct are the Florida Zestos Skipper, the Rockland Meske's Skipper, ...http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/04/29/17975114-three-types-of-butterflies-n...

Study: Japan nuclear disaster caused mutated butterflies ...

Updated July. 28, 2014

Study: Japan nuclear disaster caused mutated butterflies. ... Severe mutations were found in butterflies collected near Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/08/14/13274288-study-japan-nuclear-disas...

Tiny ears found on butterfly’s wings - Technology ...

Updated July. 29, 2014

A butterfly species equipped with tiny ears on its wings can distinguish between ... Lucas speculates they could help the butterflies figure out if birds are about ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/33483193/ns/technology_and_science-science/t/tiny-ears...

Butterflies' astounding tale revealed in 3-D movie ...

Updated July. 25, 2014

A new movie is bringing to theaters the tale of the discovery of monarch butterflies' astonishing migration — a journey that remained shrouded in mystery up until ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/49219062/ns/technology_and_science-science/t/butterfli...

Images show butterflies' habitat loss - World news - World ...

Updated July. 25, 2014

Images show monarch butterflies' habitat loss ... "The butterfly area can't survive if this kind of logging continues," said Brower, ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/23574635/ns/world_news-world_environment/t/images-show...

Scientists see ominous decline in Mexico's Monarch butterflies

Updated July. 29, 2014

A monarch butterfly sits on a tree trunk at the Sierra Chincua ... MEXICO CITY —The amount of Monarch butterflies wintering in Mexico dropped 59 percent ...http://science.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/03/13/17302569-scientists-see-ominous-decl...

10 Best Flowers for Hanging Baskets - About

Updated July. 28, 2014

10 Best Flowers for Hanging Baskets Attract Butterflies and Hummingbirds With Color and Fragrancehttp://flowers.about.com/od/FlowerGardenIdeas/tp/10-Best-Flowers-For-Hanging-Bas...

Butterflies popular at zoos, gardens - Travel - Family ...

Updated July. 20, 2014

Butterflies with blue, orange ... Parks Butterfly Conservatory in Canada is just 10 minutes from Niagara Falls and features more than 2,000 tropical butterflies. The ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/18595050/ns/travel-family/t/butterflies-oh-my/

Migrating butterflies will set your heart aflutter - Pets ...

Updated July. 22, 2014

Monarch butterflies usually arrive in central Mexico around the first week of November, after their yearly 2,500 mile migration from Canada. They begin their return ...http://www.today.com/pets/migrating-butterflies-will-set-your-heart-aflutter-949...

Migration of the monarch butterfly - Pets - TODAY.com

Updated July. 24, 2014

Hundreds of monarch butterflies were released on Oct. 6 at Cape May State Point Park in ... monarch Migration of the monarch butterfly ; animal Animal Tracks: Baby ...http://www.today.com/pets/migration-monarch-butterfly-946939