Rats are Playing Hero and Saving Lives. But How?

Rats may not be the cutest and cuddly rodents around, but they are very helpful, especially Giant African Pouch Rats. Headquartered in Belgium is the Anti-Personnel Landmine Detection Product Development (APOPO), a non-profit organization founded by Bart Weetjens nearly 2 decades ago that researches, develops, and deploys detection rat technology for humanitarian purposes. APOPO has [...]