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Brian Cox's Wonders of Life

Brian Cox's Wonders of Life is worth the money, but you'll need to follow the app's intended narrative to fully enjoy the experience.

Feb. 27, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating Feb. 27, 2014

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Planet-eating stars could help search for other 'Earths'

Some suns gobble up the planets revolving around them, creating unique chemical signatures that could help astronomers in their planetary hunt.

By May. 20, 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 Jul. 9, 2014

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Scientists spot another planet straight out of 'Star Wars'

Researchers believe they've found the first rocky, Earth-like exoplanet to orbit a distant binary star system. That's good news for the search for habitable worlds, not to mention real-life analogs to the "Star Wars" universe.

By Jul. 6, 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 Jul. 3, 2014

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New friends for Sackboy in Little Big Planet 3

At E3 in Los Angeles, Sony shows off the latest update to the popular Little Big Planet franchise for the PlayStation 4.

Jun. 9, 2014

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LittleBigPlanet Karting (PlayStation 3)

The racing in Little Big Planet Karting is enoyably off the wall, but a poor level editor tutorial saps some of the game's potential.

Nov. 7, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating Nov. 7, 2012
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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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The Daily Planet for iOS

If you want a no-nonsense news app, The Daily Planet has a ton of categories to browse from thousands of sources and a simple navigation system that helps you get to the news you want to read quickly.

Oct. 9, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating Oct. 9, 2012

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Here's what happens when one planet captures another

This video teaches you all about Triton, a former dwarf planet that was captured by Neptune and forced into its orbit around the planet.

By May. 27, 2014