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Infected Rat Kills 10-Year-Old Boy Infected Rat Kills 10-Year-Old Boy

A ten-year-old boy tragically died from rat-bite fever. Aidan Pankey was a healthy, happy child who adored his pet rat named Oreo and wanted her to have a family of her own. Aiden purchased a black male rat called Alex …

Rat-Infested Ghost Ship Has Likely Sunk Rat-Infested Ghost Ship Has Likely Sunk

There‚Äôs a ghost ship teeming with inbred cannibal rats on a collision course with the British coastline! Or maybe not. Speculation had recently emerged that the Lyubov Orlova, an abandoned ship that has been floating aimlessly across the Atlantic for …

Rat Infested Ship No Longer A Threat? Rat Infested Ship No Longer A Threat?
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A ship that was believed to be infested with cannibalistic rats, may no longer be a threat. The Coast Guard originally thought the ship was drifting towards the coast of Britain. They are now saying that they believe the ship …

Andes Man: Survived on Rats, Raisins for 4 Months Andes Man: Survived on Rats, Raisins for 4 Months
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In a wonderfully inspiring story of survival, a motorcyclist from Uruguay got lost in the Andes Mountain snowstorms during the South American winter for over four months. Discovered by Argentine officials who choppered over 9,000 feet above sea level to …

Euthanized Rats May Yield Near-Death Explanation Euthanized Rats May Yield Near-Death Explanation
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Ever since a reputable neurosurgeon made the claim that he had experienced the afterlife, a wave of experiments now seek to explain the phenomenon behind a near-death experience. NPR recently reported that a brief spike in brain activity that occurs …

Interspecies Transplants Could Help Diabetes Patients, Shows Study Interspecies Transplants Could Help Diabetes Patients, Shows Study

Researchers at Northwestern University this week revealed that they have successfully transplanted insulin-producing cells called islets from one species to another. They believe that this successful interspecies transplant could be the first step toward animal-to-human transplants as a treatment for …

Pepsi Carcinogen: Dangerous or Not? Pepsi Carcinogen: Dangerous or Not?
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The Center for Environmental Health, an environmental watchdog group, has warned that the caramel coloring in Pepsi contains a dangerous level of a cancer-causing agent. The offending ingredient in question is 4-methylimidazole, which goes by the street name 4-Mel, and …