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Darius and a completed, commissioned work.

An art student trained her pet rat to make paintings with his feet — and it’s delightful

Pictures of Darius and his artwork have gone viral on Twitter and Tumblr. His owner Amalie Markota Andersen told Insider that it makes her happy.

A giant rat balloon with features resembling Trump greeted Republicans for the president’s visit to Baltimore

The giant rat balloon, which held a cellphone and bore similarities to Trump's features, was positioned on top of a vehicle.
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams displayed the Ekomille rat trap at a press conference on September 6, 2019.

New York City has a new plan to tackle its rat problem: Drowning them in a tank of alcohol

Brooklyn's borough president said Thursday he would start placing several rat traps around Brooklyn, with the aim of expanding to the rest of NYC.
Just before the strike.

A rat defeated a rattlesnake with a soaring ‘ninja-style’ kick to the head

A kangaroo rat sits in the desert. It is approached by a predatory rattlesnake. But the rodent fights back. And the video is — in a word — riveting.
Cue the "Jaws" theme.

A team of firefighters heroically rescued a distressed fat rat that was trapped in a sewer grate

From the looks, things got hairy. A team of suited volunteers was called in to lift up the manhole cover and pry out the distressed rodent.

An outlandish surgeon who aims to do the first head transplant has severed and reconnected the spinal cords of 9 mice

Italian neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero and Chinese researchers severed the spinal cords of a group of mice and reconnected them with a mixture he calls "glue."