28m 00s
The Naked Mole Rat
Science View
28m 00s

Broadcast on January 13, 2021
Available until January 13, 2022

What if you had to live underground with little oxygen and you could never change your job, but you would live to 90 years old without getting sick? Would you accept it? That's how the subject of this episode live. Naked mole rats, native to East Africa, have unique abilities that help them live underground and stave off diseases like cancer. What can these fellow mammals teach us?