[VIDEO] Here's Why NYC Subway Rats Don't Get Zapped on the Third Rail by Matt Coneybeare on Aug. 14, 2019 at 12:30 PM at 12:30 PM on August 14, 2019 Play Video In this short video from CityXcsape, learn why the rats that roam the New York City subway stations and tracks don't get electrocuted by the deadly third rail. via CityXcape power rats science subway Something wrong with this post? Let us know! Share This Post Shop Related Products… If You Liked This, You May Enjoy… [WATCH] Showtime Rat Strikes Again on the New York City Subway [VIDEO] This NYC Subway Rat Tried to Make an Escape Up the Station's Down Escalator Watch This Tiny Mouse Terrify Straphangers on the New York City Subway Watch These Two Rats Fight for a Churro in the New York City Subway Brought To You By… Subscribe to Viewing NYC by Email Email Address If you are a human, ignore this field Daily Weekly Both We hate spam too, so we absolutely won't give your email address to anybody else. Expect emails containing the site's most popular articles only as frequently as you like.