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October 4, 2019, 5am PDT
Animals are not only evolving in remarkable ways to meet the challenges of urban environments, but they are doing it quickly.
May 26, 2019, 5am PDT
A surprising number of puns get squeezed into an article rat complaints as a better harbinger of gentrification than...rats.
The Concourse
June 16, 2018, 5am PDT
New Yorkers are ratting out rats.
The Wall Street Journal [paywall]
January 31, 2018, 9am PST
Neighborhood groups around Detroit are taking the city's rat problem into their owns hands.
July 14, 2017, 5am PDT
Clean and safe from rats.
Smart Cities Dive
September 25, 2015, 5am PDT
The streets of New York lived up to their infamous reputation this week with two viral videos that seemed almost too perfect.
The New Yorker
October 23, 2014, 6am PDT
Some cities have a reputation for rats, but all cities have them. Where does your major metropolitan center rank among the rattiest cities?
January 18, 2011, 12pm PST
No, this is not a video of Petula Clark, but do take her message to heart. Rats are not just on the subway tracks - occasionally they hop a ride too, so riders beware - stay awake! Caught on tape...
May 12, 2008, 5am PDT
Washington D.C. has successfully invested more than $600 million in a new baseball stadium, but the city's infamous infestation with rats is nowhere near resolved. Reason's Matt Welch asks why.