TEDxRdam talk - Bart Weetjens

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1. rats

1.1. are

1.1.1. highly sociable

1.1.2. sensitive

1.1.2.1. smell

1.2. uses to

1.2.1. discover landmines

1.2.2. then they get a food reward

1.3. why

1.3.1. sensitive to small

1.3.2. map the smells and communicate

1.3.3. use a clicker

1.3.3.1. standard animal training method

1.3.3.2. associate click sound with food

1.3.3.3. trained

1.3.3.3.1. click - food

1.3.3.3.2. click- food

1.3.3.3.3. etc

1.4. qualify

1.4.1. accredited amimal to find mines

1.5. the rat team

1.5.1. exchange knowledge

1.5.2. people

1.5.3. vehicals

1.5.4. in mozambique

1.5.4.1. reduce cost price by 60%

1.5.5. 11 countries

1.5.6. tanzania

1.5.6.1. 11.000 people walked on a landmine

2. Bart Weetjens

2.1. APOPO HeroRat mine detection

3. extraodianary journey

3.1. mozambique

3.2. training rats

3.3. saving landminds

3.4. tuberculoses

4. passions

4.1. bread animals

4.1.1. sold them to pets shop

4.2. africa

4.2.1. multicultural

4.2.2. fascinated

5. back to overview

6. possibilities

6.1. industrial engineer

6.2. didnt want

6.2.1. liniair manufacturing mode

6.3. 1995

6.3.1. landmines

6.3.1.1. structural barrier

6.3.1.2. mainly in developing world

7. tuberculoses

7.1. early diagnose

7.1.1. cure also when HIV+

7.2. in dutch terring

7.2.1. related to TAR

7.2.2. a rat can proces smell very quickly

7.2.3. therefore

7.2.3.1. much faster

7.2.4. samples will be presented to rats

7.2.5. hero rat saved lots of lives

7.3. applications

7.3.1. ratback pack

7.3.2. camera rat

7.4. watch movie on Youtube

8. conclusion

8.1. it not only about rats

8.2. they are resources to help communities with fight issues

8.3. foster a sustainable world