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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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Chimp heard playing a mean drum solo, but is it music?

After a chimp is recorded pounding a bucket, researchers run the beats through digital audio software. Please say the ape was playing a Bananarama song.

By June 23, 2015

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Take it to the limit: Cowon Plenue M high-res music player

Great, you splurged on a set of high-end headphones. The Plenue M music player is your next logical purchase.

By May 28, 2015

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Flickr misfires with automated photo tags

The image-recognition machinery behind the Yahoo site stumbles as it tries to interpret photos of black people and concentration camps.

By May 20, 2015