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Apes who drink: Study finds chimps use leaves to chug, chug, chug

Some West African chimps enjoy taking a sip of grandma's cough medicine by sucking alcoholic sap from leaves and even drinking enough to get visibly intoxicated.

By June 10, 2015

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Ape law rules in new 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' trailer

International trailer for "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" gives us first glimpse at the apes' new home and how much the simian population has grown.

By May 30, 2014

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'Top Chef Ape Edition'? Chimps may have mental capacity to cook

Chimpanzees may not only be able to learn how to cook, but prefer a cooked meal over a raw one, a new study says. They'd look funny in those poofy chef hats, however.

By June 3, 2015

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'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' gets pugged

A new video from The Pet Collective might make you think twice before you bring home a stray puppy. Especially if it's a pug.

By July 11, 2014

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' final scene was directed over Skype

The Serkis-starring summer simian spectacular saw several scenes supervised via Skype, director Matt Reeves has said. Plus CNET reveals whether "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" is worth checking out.

By July 11, 2014

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Real-life 'Planet of the Apes' thrives on Monkey Island

A fascinating new documentary takes you to the home of medically messed-with chimps.

By July 3, 2014

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Behind the scenes of "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes"

In the latest "Planet of the Apes" movie, actors played the apes but don't actually appear on screen. Instead, they wore high-tech body suits so cameras could record their body and facial movements in a system called performance capture. CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains how Oscar-winning visual effects artist Joe Letteri made the computer-generated apes come to life.

By July 9, 2014

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FiiO's best portable music player is more affordable than Astell & Kern's cheapest

The new second-gen FiiO X5 is a bona-fide high-res music player at a price you can afford.

By August 22, 2015

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How your favorite Nintendo characters have evolved over time

Why is Donkey Kong wearing cutoff shorts? A new video series looks at how Mario and other popular Nintendo characters have changed over the years.

By July 21, 2015

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Meet our future RoboSimian heroes

Move over, bipeds and humanoid robots. Take a closer look at the ape-like rescue robot from NASA JPL that turned heads at this year's DARPA Robotics Challenge.

By July 5, 2015