SCIENCE
03/20/2012 05:43 pm ET Updated Mar 20, 2012

Hibernating Black Bears Could Have Supernatural Healing Abilities

A new discovery that hibernating black bears have a remarkable ability to heal has scientists scratching their heads, but it could be exciting news for human medicine.

Researchers found that despite a huge drop in heart rate, metabolism and body temperature, hibernating black bears are able to heal without any scars or infections.

To learn more about how this surprising discovery could impact human healing, watch the video above.

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