Rats who ride: See the latest from UR's motoring rodents

March 19, 2021

Research & Innovation

In 2019, a team of psychology researchers at the University of Richmond published research about teaching rats to drive. The results of this important research may inform future strategies for mental health treatments. And the work has continued, with new cars and new components added to the equation. Kelly Lambert, a professor of behavioral neuroscience who is leading the research team, explains the latest developments in this innovative research.