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« on: May 12, 2018, 04:50:38 AM »

http://www.gizmodo.co.uk/2018/05/how-hibernating-squirrels-could-ease-the-organ-shortage-crisis/
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« Reply #1 on: May 12, 2018, 04:54:25 PM »


Wow and I do mean WOW!!
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« Reply #2 on: May 13, 2018, 05:34:07 AM »

Does this mean that transplant patients will hibernate through the winter?
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« Reply #3 on: May 13, 2018, 09:01:16 AM »

Or that acorns and pecans will become a diet staple?
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That's another fine TARDIS you got me into Stanley

« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2018, 01:59:44 AM »

Does this mean that transplant patients will hibernate through the winter?

No, I think it means that they are going to store kidneys by burying them in the woods.
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