Mine-detecting Animals in Angola

We recently came across these two articles about elephants and giant rats, their abilities to sniff out landmines and how they are helping with mine detection in Angola.

The Giant Rats that Save Lives – NYTimes

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Mine-detecting Elephants in Angola – Africa Geographic

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