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Hamster pups sleep on sawdust bedding.
Unveiling the Mysteries of Hibernation and Torpor
Neuroscientist Siniša Hrvatin explores how animals initiate and regulate states of dormancy.
Unveiling the Mysteries of Hibernation and Torpor
Unveiling the Mysteries of Hibernation and Torpor

Neuroscientist Siniša Hrvatin explores how animals initiate and regulate states of dormancy.

Neuroscientist Siniša Hrvatin explores how animals initiate and regulate states of dormancy.

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Small brown and white fat-tailed dwarf lemur on a white background.
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