A landmine detection rat has been awarded a gold medal for his “lifesaving bravery and devotion to duty”.
We may use clocks to keep track of time, but the human brain does not perceive its passage in minutes and hours.
The owner of a rat-infested home in the North-east could be forced to foot the bill for a council clean-up operation.
Researchers looking for a giant tree-dwelling rat, rumoured to be able to crack open coconuts with its teeth, have finally tracked down the animal on the Solomon Islands.
Aberdeen railway station is currently experiencing a power cut after a rat chewed through a cable.