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rats

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You are not alone. Rats feel regret too, study says

Scientists at the U of M believe they have proof that rats feel the same sense of missed opportunity as humans do.

By Jun. 9, 2014

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Researchers erase, then restore memories in rats

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mouse? Researchers in California have successfully meddled with rats' memories by stimulating nerves.

By Jun. 1, 2014

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Working lab-grown oesophagi successfully implanted in rats

Researchers have successfully replaced 20 per cent of a rat's oesophagus with an artificial organ grown in a lab.

By Apr. 15, 2014

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Qualcomm's chairman on digital rat brains, Oculus, and future of health

Paul Jacobs says healthcare will be a big story in tech over the next 10 to 15 years.

By Mar. 26, 2014

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Lights! Neurons! Action! Binge-drinking lab rats go cold turkey

A new study using light to target and stimulate specific neurons in lab rats trained to drink much the way human binge-drinkers do finds the rodents "flat out stopped drinking."

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Cyborg R.A.T.

The Mad Catz Cyborg R.A.T. 9 is the most expensive gaming mouse we know of, but its vast customizability, unique features, and strong performance make it a worthwhile expense for demanding PC gamers.

Mar. 10, 2011

4.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 10, 2011
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Control a rat with your brain

Harvard scientists create an interface that allows humans to move a rat's tail just by thinking about it.

By Aug. 1, 2013

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Take a 3D tour of Paris -- as a rat

Digital simulation offering a view into animal vision reveals that rats have a distinct visual disadvantage when touring Paris landmarks. They do squeeze into places for free though.

By Jun. 14, 2013

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Rats! Why virtual reality doesn't feel 'real'

Have you ever noticed that even detailed, sophisticated virtual reality experiences don't feel completely "real"? It all comes down to your inner ear.

By May. 14, 2013

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Confessions of a technology pack rat

Crave writer Amanda Kooser dives deep into the tangles of cords and ancient tech around her house on an archeological mission to uncover the oldest, oddest gadgets she owns.

By Apr. 23, 2013