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Dar es Salaam :: Tanzania | 3 months ago

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Research Professor at Sokoine University of Agriculture When it comes to thinking about disease, rats are usually thought of as vermin that carry plague and pestilence. But what about rats being used to sniff out diseases such as tuberculosis in

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Washington :: NJ :: USA | 3 months ago

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Ecologist Steven Belmain talks about how rats' keen sense of smell means they can be trained to locate mines in conflict areas, where they make a cheaper and more effective alternative to the dogs currently used. Rats can also be used to detect

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Washington :: DC :: USA | 3 months ago

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Rats, like humans, will show kindness to strangers, but only if the rats in distress are of a familiar type, a new study has found. Neurobiologists from the University of Chicago have discovered that rats display empathy-like behavior toward other

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Toronto :: Canada | 3 months ago

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NT A Newfoundland woman with a phobia of rodents nursed a wild mouse back to health in her home this week, and said said she'd do it all over again.  "It was just sitting there by the gate, it was Old Christmas Day, it was almost dead," said Ellen

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Stockholm :: Sweden | 3 months ago

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View comments As anyone embarking on a New Year's diet will understand, sometimes the allure of chocolate can be almost impossible to resist. That is what the owner of Lisa's chocolate shop in Stockholm must have been thinking as he lovingly arranged

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London :: United Kingdom | 3 months ago

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Auckland [ change ] Few showers Max 21° Min 12° Britain flooded with 'super mutant rats' Michael Sergel, Newstalk ZB January 9, 2014, 9:36 am Pest control services in the United Kingdom are being inundated with a unique challenge. Extensive flooding

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London :: United Kingdom | 3 months ago

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7 January 2014 0 View comments Flood ravaged homes across England have a new threat to contend with: a plague of mutant 'super' rats. The disease-carrying rodents have been emerging from their traditional lairs in sewers and burrows, fleeing the

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New Orleans :: LA :: USA | 4 months ago

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Marvin Thompson knew he faced a difficult task when he was hired last year as principal at John McDonogh High School in New Orleans. "The day that I pulled up to this building, I thought it was condemned," Thompson says. The structure, built in 1898,

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Ottawa :: Canada | 4 months ago

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Neighbours on the other side of an abandoned, semi-detached house that is filled with junk and falling apart were living with the smell in their kitchen, until they removed a dead rat. For years, Municipal Licensing and Standards has been issuing

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Smithfield :: RI :: USA | 4 months ago

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Maine (AP) Residents of one Smithfield neighborhood say they're being overrun by rats from a nearby pig farm, but the farmer tells town officials he's addressing the problem. Andrew Landry says he has cellphone videos that show dozens of rats fleeing

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