Gardening 2016-03-24

CL: Rodents like mice and rats are very good swimmers and it was found many years ago that if you treat animals with antidepressant drugs and then put the animals in just a beaker of water it would cause the animals to swim for longer periods of time. HM: After injecting the mice with the bacterium Dr Lowry placed them in a cup of water. CL: These mice that had been injected with bacterium swam during a 6-minute test for a longer period of time than animals that just got a placebo.