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The rats, which are trained to sniff out TNT, are among the most efficient tools available to Cambodians trying to rid their country of over 4 million landmines left over from the Khmer Rouge.
by Big Think Editors
What's a toilet worth? The infographic below shows the annual cost of lack of access to sanitation.
(h/t Bill Gates)
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