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An international row is brewing over claims that a strain of bacteria was brought back to life after having remained dormant in a rock crystal for 250 million years.

2001-07-07

 ancient bacteria revival crystal hibernation
The prospects of saving the world's coral reefs now appear so bleak that plans are being made to freeze samples to preserve them for the future...

2009-10-25

 bleaching coral environment ocean hibernation extinction
Heart surgeons are using extreme cooling to allow them to stop a patient's heart long enough to carry out surgery and then revive them...

2010-09-27

 freeze heart medicine suspended animation hibernation health surgery
A Japanese man has survived for 24 days in cold weather and without food and water by falling into a state of "hibernation"...

2006-12-21

 Japan survival hibernation cold freeze
Scientists in Russia have grown plants from fruit stored away in permafrost by squirrels over 30,000 years ago.

2012-02-20

 seed plant freeze hibernation