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What can the hibernation of bears teach humans?

clicker training grizzly bear with honey water
John the grizzly bear enjoys a honey water reward during clicker training at the WSU Bear Center.

WSU researchers continue to explore the amazing biological adaptation that is hibernation. See how our WSU bears offer a unique opportunity to observe this natural phenomena annually and its implications for better understanding human metabolic diseases.

See some of the work highlighted in the CBS News Sunday Morning piece below.