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Feb 23, 2015 12:05 PM ET
Luna moths have just a week to live, their only goal to find a mate and make more luna moths. Their only problem? How to dodge bats that want to eat them. It turns out that's what their super-long tails are for -- pulling a "made you miss!" on bats.
Jan 8, 2015 04:55 PM ET // Discovery News
A bat can hear that another bat has detected an insect from 100 meters away.
Jan 5, 2015 12:15 PM ET // Richard Farrell
For the first time, scientists have developed a detailed explanation of how white-nose syndrome is killing millions of bats in North America.
Nov 6, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Mexican free-tailed bats make specialized jamming calls to prevent competing bats from catching insects they want for themselves.
Oct 31, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Put the fright in your Halloween Friday with these creatures born to the world with unsettling looks and sublime spookiness.
Oct 20, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Using DNA in guano, researchers create a non-invasive method to aid in preservation of endangered species.
Sep 30, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Bianca Nogrady, ABC Science Online
The bats get close when the turbines aren't spinning, then they're in the line of fire when the turbines spin up.
Aug 4, 2014 01:32 PM ET // Amanda Onion
A newly identified species of bat from Bolivia isn't exactly spooky. It features fluffy golden yellow fur and a cute pug nose. Continue reading →
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