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Naked Molerat - Nature`s Weirdest Superhero

Looks aren’t everything. Despite its appearance, the naked molerat should be envied. It lives to a very old age, never gets sick, and is practically impervious to pain. Scientists want to know why. In the quest to combat age-related illness – and even ageing itself – researchers around the world are searching for the Methuselah gene in this remarkable rodent to find cures for humans.

Production Company:
Taglicht Media Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH
Running Time:
52 mins
Categories Nominated:
Science Award
Categories Won:
Science Award


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