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Isaac. The Story of a Little Giant.


These rats defy stereotypes: they’re friendly and cute, but most importantly they save human lives. Thanks to their remarkable sense of smell, the African giant pouched rats are used to detect explosives. Trained in Tanzania, these clever rodents are sent to countries where landmines left over from war threaten local populations.

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Written by Andrey Molodykh
Director Aleksey Shabarov
Available in English, Russian,
Spanish and Arabic languages