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Mammals Might Have Slept Through Dino Destroyer

October 30th, 2014

Episode 143 of 600 episodes

The ability to engage in extended hibernation might be what saved ancestral mammals from extinction at the end of the Cretaceous period. Karen Hopkin reports

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