The Mouse Thinks (image) University of Georgia Share Print E-Mail Caption A new study by researchers from the University of Georgia, just published in the journal Current Biology, shows that laboratory rats possess the ability to think about what they know or don't know. It's the first demonstration that any non-primate knows when it doesn't know something, and it could open the way to more in-depth studies about how animals -- and humans -- think. Credit Dot Paul, University of Georgia Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.