Sleeping Cuties: The Hibernation Habits of Dwarf Lemurs

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Researchers try to determine the biological mechanisms that enable the fat-tailed dwarf lemur to hibernate for six months at a time. Figuring this out could lead to innovations in our world.

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Title: Sleeping Cuties: The Hibernation Habits of Dwarf Lemurs

Type: Segment

Subject(s): Animals, Science

Public Broadcasting Station or Institution: Science Friday

Original Broadcast/Publish Date: 06/26/2019

Runtime: 00:05:54

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Sensitive Material: N/A

Special Instructions: N/A

Language: English

From: Feed 603

 

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