5 | Why Rats?

Luzon Island, Philippines

Check out the adorable (yes, adorable!) mice and rats of the Philippines—you’ll be surprised to discover how different they are from your average street rat, and how they can help diagnose the impact of human disturbance. This is the final installment in a five-part series of video reports documenting The Field Museum’s 2008 expedition to Luzon Island in the Philippines.