All Reviews

Lifeless Planet: Premiere Edition Game Poster Image
age 12+
A sci-fi tale of mystery …and walking. Lots of walking.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
Offworld Trading Company Game Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Commerce trumps combat in unique strategy game.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
Plague Inc: Evolved Game Poster Image
age 12+
Spread a virus, kill the human race in this strategy game.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
 
Everest Movie Poster Image
csm_movie
age 12+
Compelling tale of real-life expedition is intense, moving.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Game Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Thrilling, violent end to the StarCraft II strategy series.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
The Martian: Bring Him Home App Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Immersive real-time story adds to franchise, stands alone.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
The Golden Specific: The Mapmakers Trilogy, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Complex fantasy sequel more absorbing than first book.
By S. E. Grove
(2015)
First Peoples TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 12+
Slow docuseries uncovers new clues to human evolution.
Network: PBS
(2015)
Arloon Anatomy | The Human Body App Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Augmented reality lets you see the body's systems in 3-D.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Apps for Windows
(2015)
Journeys of Invention: Science and Technology from Past to Present App Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Text-heavy reference tool highlights major discoveries.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
Sunset Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 12+
Unconventional war game forces cultural reflection.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Luna's Wandering Stars Game Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Gravity-powered astronomy game fun, teaches physics.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Classic Experiments in Science History FULL App Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Info-packed resource lacks hands-on fun.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
Shelter 2 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 12+
Poetic but flawed, confused game falls short of potential.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
SciStarter Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 12+
LEARNING
Citizen-science database has clunky search, info concerns.
URL: http://scistarter.com
(2015)
That's Superhuman! TV Poster Image
age 12+
Remarkable human feats entertain in reality series.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2014)
Skink -- No Surrender Book Poster Image
age 12+
Teens join bizarre, one-eyed vigilante in wacky adventure.
By Carl Hiaasen
(2014)
Live Free or Die TV Poster Image
age 12+
Docuseries offers peek into living-off-the-land subculture.
Network: National Geographic Channel
(2014)
The Islands at the End of the World Book Poster Image
age 12+
Strong heroine, spirituality anchor gripping eco-thriller.
By Austin Aslan
(2014)
The Glass Sentence: The Mapmakers Trilogy, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Dense, complex map tale a treat for seasoned fantasy fans.
By S. E. Grove
(2014)

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