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Genetic modification needed for a human to hold breath for a few hours? [closed]

What needs to be improved or added to the human body for a human to be able to hold one’s breath for more than 4 hours? please take into account external conditions that can significantly affect the ...
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The eating habits of metabolic wizards

If wizards had to draw energy from their bodies, using only existing biological processes and bound to vanilla human metabolism rates, how would they be inclined to maintain their bodies and diets to ...
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How much more efficient would human metabolism be if fat were denser?

If the density of fat were raised to about a density of 3g/mm, how would human metabolism be affected? Would it be massively improved, or is there some fatal flaw I'm not taking into account?