I Used to Hate Rats….until Today

My ratphobia has ended! Well…not really, but its substantially muted as I read this piece on Huffington Post about a new rat based service that detects hidden land mines in Africa.

Some of the pluses, these native rats have a sense of smell that is 1 million times stronger than humans, and they are too light to set off the land mine, so they are perfect! I’ve never been prouder…or rats.

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