Will Humans Ever Be Able to Hibernate?

  • Опубликовано: 16 мар 2017
  • Do you ever feel so tired that you want to sleep for a few months? Scientists are searching for ways to cause human hibernation.
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  • Dusk Lyrics
    Dusk Lyrics День назад

    The mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell.

  • Kookiefy
    Kookiefy 2 дня назад

    I want to hibernate when bts go into the military.

  • Sarfraj Akhtar
    Sarfraj Akhtar 2 дня назад

    Funny!!!!y she is giving that sudden vertical jumps every 30-40 sec

  • 5.56 .223
    5.56 .223 2 дня назад +1

    Is she throwing gang signs? What the hell is she doing with her hands.

  • Liz Mowrey
    Liz Mowrey 3 дня назад

    I wish we could hibernate. Eat a whole lot, sleep for months, and then you wake up skinny.

  • Goldenfire Fox
    Goldenfire Fox 4 дня назад

    Never knew this was actually possible!

  • Jessica N
    Jessica N 9 дней назад

    The fact that her cardigan was about to slip off of her right shoulder for the majority of the video gave me anxiety

  • Zayxan Milana
    Zayxan Milana 10 дней назад

    is it just me or does Olivia sound different?

  • Emil Sørensen
    Emil Sørensen 14 дней назад

    Hey, you glossed over the part where we'd be able to make the body build more fat.

  • Danae Christodoulou
    Danae Christodoulou 15 дней назад

    Why do we complain?

  • TM Fan
    TM Fan 16 дней назад

    if some researchers r going to find volunteers 4 their hibernation experiments, id raise my legs to join that!!!

  • Samdara
    Samdara 17 дней назад

    arctic ground squirrels is my favourite band

  • Daniel Hill
    Daniel Hill 20 дней назад

    How little H2S are they talking? Hydrogen sulfide is extremely bad for us even in relatively small doses (25ppm) interesting concept.

  • Internet Hardman
    Internet Hardman 21 день назад +1

    What you’re only discovering human hibernation now? When I don’t have a job I don’t wake up.... Should study me.
    PS. This hosts erratic hand movements are bizarre, I mean I know you were talking about blood clots from not moving but calm down, and also her voice is like a power tool it’s really grindy sounds like she’s constantly wining about something.

  • David Poopy
    David Poopy 24 дня назад

    It's called "coma".

  • Sama Lass
    Sama Lass Месяц назад

    No, because we have too much work.

  • The Multi Gamer
    The Multi Gamer Месяц назад

    I already hibernate

  • Alec McFaul
    Alec McFaul 2 месяца назад

    Interesting but I cant get over this feeling that she stinks in person......

  • apostle333
    apostle333 2 месяца назад

    so farting in bed, is helping me sleep?

  • LORD Hydra
    LORD Hydra 2 месяца назад

    Using sleep pills

  • Shaun Morgan
    Shaun Morgan 2 месяца назад

    Another interesting looking topic I gotta skip cause it's this host :(

  • Domingo Salandanan
    Domingo Salandanan 2 месяца назад

    human original works ha,,j.iesus abwtria

  • blackkittyfreak
    blackkittyfreak 2 месяца назад

    The mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell.

  • Kit Marcos
    Kit Marcos 3 месяца назад

    "Will humans be able to hibernate?"
    Yeah, my roommate does it all the time.

  • Sufiyan Ismaeel
    Sufiyan Ismaeel 3 месяца назад

    omg all of her body parts are moving at the same time😮🤔

  • LiveitUpLike IfLifesGreat
    LiveitUpLike IfLifesGreat 3 месяца назад

    im just saying, dont start talking about science that sounds bogus that wouldnt be the best becuase it willl turn into hate in the end...

  • LiveitUpLike IfLifesGreat
    LiveitUpLike IfLifesGreat 3 месяца назад

    this is the only video i may say is prolly bs...shenanigans...this cannot happen cause you train your bodies to function one way everyday while you breathe

  • 43rd Blue
    43rd Blue 3 месяца назад

    I've taken a prescription which literally makes me hibernate. It makes really hungry and I end up eating alot food before going to sleep then I end up sleeping for 13 hours.

  • hawk 797
    hawk 797 3 месяца назад

    Humans can be hibernate for long period.But yet we have to work on it.

  • drz
    drz 4 месяца назад

    If they were put in LIKE a car crash…

  • Andy Frey
    Andy Frey 4 месяца назад


  • iwatchkittenvids45
    iwatchkittenvids45 4 месяца назад

    "But the artic ground squirrelllss?? Go all out. " 🤔

  • Mr. Midnight Terror
    Mr. Midnight Terror 7 месяцев назад

    WE DO NOT SHARE GENES WITH OTHER ANIMALS, I have proved that the evolution of a species turning into something completely different (Darwin) isn't possible over 37 times...

    • Mr. Midnight Terror
      Mr. Midnight Terror 7 месяцев назад


    • Mr. Midnight Terror
      Mr. Midnight Terror 7 месяцев назад

      SEE THE TRUTH!!!!!!!

  • Turtles Rock 215970
    Turtles Rock 215970 7 месяцев назад

    I do hibernate I went to sleep all day before like I would stay up to 12am to 5pm

  • Halil Zelenka
    Halil Zelenka 8 месяцев назад

    thank you for the useful and interesting information. It does seem intuitive that the information for entering a state of hibernation would be genetically encoded and would be conserved among different clades of mammals. Because we have so much genetic similarity to fat tailed lemurs, despite being so different in terms of phenotype, suggests that the difference in phenotype is determined largely by the way the genetic material is regulated. In a word: epigenetics. Genes are turned on or off depending on environmental stimuli. It's about hacking the genetic potential that is already there. Once we find out how to turn on the functions that are encoded in our genomes we truly could become more than human.

  • cc_macro
    cc_macro 8 месяцев назад

    its called a coma

  • Uğur Cengiz
    Uğur Cengiz 8 месяцев назад

    Sen nasıl bir şeysin öyle? Motor mu? İnek mi ? Arada kalmış

  • Firaro
    Firaro 9 месяцев назад

    what is a coma, alex?

  • RatFlinger1
    RatFlinger1 9 месяцев назад

    This presenter's nose ring looks like a drop of snot.

  • Christian Villarreal
    Christian Villarreal 10 месяцев назад

    wtf did I just see... I'd rather not.... Jesus

  • Tharkz
    Tharkz 10 месяцев назад

    Sounds like an awesome cure for obecity too. Put the person into hibernation prevents him from stuffing crap into his face, all while burning pure fat in stead of carbs :-P

  • Christopher Hereford
    Christopher Hereford 10 месяцев назад

    What about using hibernation more for people that don't need to worry about as many blood clots because of cybernetic replacements. You just replace several body parts with mechanical body parts that don't rely on biological necessities like blood, muscles, or bones.

  • Harry PAnnU !
    Harry PAnnU ! 10 месяцев назад

    is coma is short of hibernate ??

  • Timbrock1000
    Timbrock1000 10 месяцев назад

    $100,000 TO BE PUT INTO HYBERNATION FOR 30 DAYS. Human hibernation would be a massive scientific, even medical breakthrough. If it does become possible someday, they will need to find some "human guini pig" volunteers to experiment it on. And of course, to entice people to subject themselves to a questionable experiment, they would need to be offered attractive compensation.
    So, WHAT IF scientists do find a way someday? Would YOU volunteer to be put into hibernation for a month if offered $100,000? Me, I think I would. The money would pay off just about everything, and I'd be part of a huge scientific breakthrough.

  • Tsar Nicholas
    Tsar Nicholas 10 месяцев назад

    humans can hibernate, its called coma

  • Tsar Nicholas
    Tsar Nicholas 10 месяцев назад

    this woman sounds llike shes giving the "for your information!" lecture, very anxty

  • Michael Lacostales
    Michael Lacostales 10 месяцев назад

    Don't you need a sus-an membrane to be able to hibernate?

  • Phil Smulian
    Phil Smulian 10 месяцев назад

    Olivia is getting better at this. I absorbed a fair amount of the content in one sitting, quite enjoyed the video. Maybe chill on the hand movement a little as it's a tiny bit distracting, otherwise good work. Also pace your speech a little - think James T Kirk, and how he makes mundane things intriguing with pacing and spacing :)

  • francis ayson
    francis ayson 10 месяцев назад

    humans should be able to hibernate. Our lifestyles just don't permit us to do so.

  • Supreet Nabha
    Supreet Nabha 10 месяцев назад

    did she say 'that lovely smell of rotten egg' ???

  • codevvv
    codevvv 10 месяцев назад

    hibernate your responsibilities away

    RAUL ABU 10 месяцев назад

    This year december in Peru , is going to be 4 hours in slow my body (crio temp products machine)

  • ihartevil
    ihartevil 10 месяцев назад

    i already do my own hibernation thing this is why i call myself a creature instead of human
    thx for this ha bisky vid (meows at you)

  • 2slikk mcmillianzz
    2slikk mcmillianzz 10 месяцев назад

    Bring back whats his name, her voice is screechy and reminds me of a pterodactyl.

  • John Wang
    John Wang 10 месяцев назад +1

    Hydrogen sulfide and it's analogs aren't the only triggers for hibernation being researched, there's also an opiate and a peptide being investigated plus simply reducing the core body temperature is a trigger.

  • Adam X
    Adam X 10 месяцев назад

    What causes muscle and bone density loss though? Would those processes also be slowed down by hibernating?

  • Freeman
    Freeman 10 месяцев назад

    What about aging? How is it affected?

  • intro_to_psych
    intro_to_psych 10 месяцев назад

    The lighting/coloring was off every so often when the camera was on her. Turned gray-ish. Just wanted you to know.

  • fadly A. Rahman
    fadly A. Rahman 10 месяцев назад

    There's a legend in my place about a hermit who meditate in remote cave for years. So long that he meditate, mold and limestone covered his body until he can no longer be distinguishable from a rock around him. As usual, a disciplined mind can achieve many unbelievable feat.

  • dfjshjkd
    dfjshjkd 10 месяцев назад

    relevant to my interests

  • TheReaverOfDarkness
    TheReaverOfDarkness 10 месяцев назад

    Come take a fantastic voyage with me on the SS Rotten Egg Smell.

  • CriticalMass 21
    CriticalMass 21 10 месяцев назад

    I think a monk's meditation IS hibernation.

  • elvis radu
    elvis radu 10 месяцев назад

    Damn,you are so hot

  • Thelltheman
    Thelltheman 11 месяцев назад

    How does the anime survive if the body temperature can be lover then freezing temperatur

  • Zhu Bajie
    Zhu Bajie 11 месяцев назад

    Isn't that estivate in the dry hot times?

  • killamjl01
    killamjl01 11 месяцев назад

    I need a transcript...(sigh)

  • David Hensel
    David Hensel 11 месяцев назад

    DNP causes the body to turn off carb use and turns on fat metabolism

  • snowdaysrule2
    snowdaysrule2 11 месяцев назад

    Ohh this was a good one! I liked how the video presented some super awesome [and totally random :)] facts like about the arctic ground squirrel, yet at the same time also discussed some real-life, ACTUAL benefits of hibernation for humans like being able to reduce car crash fatalities. New random facts to keep me entertained, and practical knowledge to give the video some definite purpose. Perfect!

  • Roland Lytle
    Roland Lytle 11 месяцев назад

    Olivia, you are the best!

  • Adriano Adinhovic
    Adriano Adinhovic 11 месяцев назад

    Whats the ladies name ????

  • NoBreakz
    NoBreakz 11 месяцев назад

    sounds like a coma

  • Electric Cervix
    Electric Cervix 11 месяцев назад

    4:51 - muscle loss in space may also be slowed down if we are in hibernation.

  • Armchair
    Armchair 11 месяцев назад

    Maybe we could solve the long term hibernation problems by not doing it,imo it would be a better idea to hibernate for 8 hours or so,than wake up,do a bit of exercise and stretching,than going back to hibernation.
    Sure it wouldnt be as effective and resurce saving like hibernating for months at a time,but it would still help a lot.

  • MedEighty
    MedEighty 11 месяцев назад

    I wouldn't mind going into suspended animation until the human race gets its act together and people like Donald Trump are gone.

  • fgregerfeaxcwfeffece
    fgregerfeaxcwfeffece 11 месяцев назад

    Not to forget that this could eventually also lead to beeing able to (re)grow additional limbs at will.
    "Woah, i would need like 3 extra arms for this hsit, ill be back in about 2 months."

  • Darren Bauer
    Darren Bauer 11 месяцев назад

    So if you eat a lot of eggs and seal yourself into a big glass tube, do you hibernate or put yourself to sleep another way?

  • Yesuhey
    Yesuhey 11 месяцев назад

    plz stop moving so much -______-

  • paul mryglod
    paul mryglod 11 месяцев назад +5

    good content, even when each sentence ends with an upward inflection.

  • John King
    John King 11 месяцев назад

    This girl is so hot she really needs a makeover

  • cayess
    cayess 11 месяцев назад

    I love how they felt it was necessary to define the function of the mitochondria...

  • BarbarianGod
    BarbarianGod 11 месяцев назад

    3:25 lab mouse or lab rat? It looks a lot more like a rat than a mouse to me

  • Julia Poynter
    Julia Poynter 11 месяцев назад

    I love her videos, why does everyone hate her?

  • Aggelos M
    Aggelos M 11 месяцев назад


  • k9wiREless
    k9wiREless 11 месяцев назад

    That hydrogen sulfilde bit, got me to thinking, as an emergence or concoction for deep water diving....could we add in the necessary dose to slow ones breathing

  • DeRien8
    DeRien8 11 месяцев назад

    stasis pods now equipped with purr machines to combat atrophy and clotting

  • Peyton DiGregory
    Peyton DiGregory 11 месяцев назад +16

    Why does she fucking bounce on every word.

  • jeffiek
    jeffiek 11 месяцев назад

    Now if only the researchers could find a way to stop my co-workers from hibernating 9-5 weekdays.

  • Eric Whitney
    Eric Whitney 11 месяцев назад

    Reminds me of therapeutic hypothermia used in critical care units. Slows oxygen consumption and can blunt end organ damage from shock.

  • jthomp1977
    jthomp1977 11 месяцев назад +20

    I love the show but cannot watch thus girl and her excessive hand talking. Be more like Hank or Mike please!

    • Terry H.
      Terry H. 13 дней назад +2

      hank and mike talk lots with their hands wtf

    • Aaron Rosenberg
      Aaron Rosenberg 11 месяцев назад +16

      Why don't _you_ be more like Hank, who just wouldn't care.

  • JonnyHypr
    JonnyHypr 11 месяцев назад

    every time I hear the beginning of this opening I expect it to go into the Offspring's "You'e Gonna Go Far Kid"

  • rednight1kf
    rednight1kf 11 месяцев назад

    This sounds like how we get zombies.....

  • Ulysses
    Ulysses 11 месяцев назад

    Relax those hands sister

  • jobriq5
    jobriq5 11 месяцев назад +25

    I wish people would stop commenting on the host and comment about the topic of the video instead....

    • Horner
      Horner 12 дней назад +1

      jobriq5 how dare they give some criticism?
      How dare they say something that they don't like?
      Ew, opinions

    • Andrew Thompson
      Andrew Thompson 11 месяцев назад


  • jobriq5
    jobriq5 11 месяцев назад +3

    How can the arctic squirrels temp drop below 0 and not kill them? At what point does their blood just freeze?

  • Egg_McMuffin
    Egg_McMuffin 11 месяцев назад

    Her hand movements annoy the shit out of me.

    • Aaron Rosenberg
      Aaron Rosenberg 11 месяцев назад

      Stop whining or stop watching. Find another cause.

  • Egg_McMuffin
    Egg_McMuffin 11 месяцев назад

    I have been hibernating for 5 years now. One day I woke up and was the laziest most inactive person alive.

  • Kaeli Duffy
    Kaeli Duffy 11 месяцев назад

    believe me lady I know what the mitochondria is

    • Arrow Pulford
      Arrow Pulford 11 месяцев назад

      isn't it... the POWERHOUSE of the cell!!!

  • Wilford Brimley
    Wilford Brimley 11 месяцев назад

    1:53 We share 97% of our DNA with other great apes like Chimpanzees and Gorillas. It is around 70 percent for gibbons, monkeys, and lemurs

  • Rachel Evans
    Rachel Evans 11 месяцев назад

    I wonder if i can get a hibernation treament while in line at the post office