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Mar 24, 2015 10:20 AM ET // Adrien Barbier, AFP
The animals have undergone six months of training in Tanzania.
Feb 24, 2015 05:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Black rats may not have been responsible for outbreaks of the plague in Europe, a new study argues.
Nov 20, 2014 09:20 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
If an asteroid strikes or a nuclear winter ensues, survivors could live on at least 10 foods that in some cases may seem gross but are all nutritious.
Oct 15, 2014 02:45 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The rats that dart between trash cans and crawl across subway tracks in New York may harbor some alarming illnesses, according to a new study.
Jun 9, 2014 09:45 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
New research suggests the animals know when they've passed up what would have been a good deal.
Apr 28, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Men, but not women, increase anxiety levels in mice and rats, research shows. Continue reading →
Some effects of the long-lasting, sub-freezing temperatures are only now becoming apparent. One surprise was the discovery that starving rats in New York City had attacked the trees in urban parks for sustenance.
Jan 30, 2014 10:30 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Humans won't be the only animals at the Super Bowl this year. Here are 10 other animals that will be in or around MetLife Stadium.
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