Giant rats put noses to work on Mozambique's landmines

Report
from Guardian
Published on 22 Jan 2014 View Original

Landmine-detecting rats weigh as much as a domestic cat and are light enough to cross terrain without triggering explosives

A small army of landmine-detecting rats is to be redeployed in Mozambique in a push to meet a deadline to have the country declared free of mines this year.

Read the full report on the Guardian.