Scene: Laboratory of Hibernation Studies
PI: "We need to discuss your thesis plans...what have you come up with so far?"
Grad Student: "Bears"
PI: "What? Dude, we have a sweet ground squirrel model all ready to go. What do you want to use it for?"
GS: "I want to start up a bear lab. It'll be great."
PI: -Dead Stare-
GS: "Bears! Hibernation! .....get it?"