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Sir David Attenborough’s Story of Life app review

Released in honor of his ninetieth birthday, Sir David Attenborough’s Story of Life (BBC Worldwide, November 2016; iOS and Android) spans his six-decade career as a naturalist and and the voice of the BBC’s wildlife programming. The app — which is, incredibly, free — contains over one thousand video clips from more than forty BBC […]

Creatures of Light app review

Five chapters in fascinating nonfiction app Creatures of Light: Nature’s Bioluminescence (2012) offer an introduction to bioluminescence. Developed by New York City’s American Museum of Natural History in conjunction with their exhibit of the same name, the app gives intermediate through adult users a working knowledge of this naturally occurring glow and a brief overview […]