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Bart Weetjens:
Como ensinei ratos farejarem minas

TEDxRotterdam 2010 · 12:11 · Filmed Jun 2010
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No TEDxRotterdam, Bart Weetjens fala sobre seu projeto extraordinário: treinar ratos para farejarem minas. Ele mostra clips dos seus "ratos heróicos" em ação, e antecipa a próxima fase de seu trabalho: ensiná-los a detectar tuberculose em laboratório.

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