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#1  Postby aufbahrung » Oct 24, 2019 10:58 am

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-50167812

Rats taught to drive tiny cars to lower their stress levels

Learning to drive small cars helps rats feel less stressed, scientists found.

Researchers at the University of Richmond in the US taught a group of 17 rats how to drive little plastic cars, in exchange for bits of cereal.

Study lead Dr Kelly Lambert said the rats felt more relaxed during the task, a finding that could help with the development of non-pharmaceutical treatments for mental illness.

The rats were not required to take a driving test at the end of the study.

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#2  Postby Ironclad » Oct 24, 2019 5:24 pm

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