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France: Ever wondered how long you can live inside a bear?01:37

France: Ever wondered how long you can live inside a bear?

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April 1, 2014 at 12:31 GMT +00:00 · Published

France: Ever wondered how long you can live inside a bear?

Abraham Poincheval, a French artist, started his 13 day experiment of living inside an artificial bear structure on display in the Museum of Nature and Hunting in Paris, Tuesday. In order to adapt to his new habitant, Poincheval will eat the food bears eat: fish, insects, larvas, and fruits. Two webcams, one inside the bear and one outside, will broadcast the event live on the internet. The public visiting the Museum are invited to sit and read to Abraham Poincheval books in order to help him in his performance.

It is not the first experience of this kind led by Abraham Poincheval, he has previously been buried under the city hall of Tours for seven days.

France: Ever wondered how long you can live inside a bear?01:37
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France: Ever wondered how long you can live inside a bear?

Abraham Poincheval, a French artist, started his 13 day experiment of living inside an artificial bear structure on display in the Museum of Nature and Hunting in Paris, Tuesday. In order to adapt to his new habitant, Poincheval will eat the food bears eat: fish, insects, larvas, and fruits. Two webcams, one inside the bear and one outside, will broadcast the event live on the internet. The public visiting the Museum are invited to sit and read to Abraham Poincheval books in order to help him in his performance.

It is not the first experience of this kind led by Abraham Poincheval, he has previously been buried under the city hall of Tours for seven days.

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