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Bart Weetjens:
Bart Weetjens: Como ensinei ratos a cheirar minas terrestres

TEDxRotterdam 2010 · 12:11 · Filmed Jun 2010
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No TEDxRotterdam, Bart Weetjens fala sobre seu extraordinário projeto: treinar ratos para farejar minas terrestres. Ele apresenta vídeos de seus "ratos heróis" em ação, e apresenta a próxima fase do seu trabalho: ensiná-los a expôr tuberculose em laboratório.

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