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Apr 15, 2014 08:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
What are the universal keys to longevity? An extensive look at multiple birds and mammals reveals 10 predictors that an animal will live a long life.
Jan 9, 2014 02:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
A heatwave in Australia kills thousands of bats as Queensland feels record temperatures.
Sep 11, 2013 05:34 AM ET
Seeing with your eyes is SO old school: Echolocation is where it's at! Animals like dolphins and bats use it to navigate all kinds of places. Anthony and Animalist host Alex Farnham explain how these creatures got sonar and how the system works.
Aug 12, 2013 07:54 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
A deadly bat disease has been detected for the first time in Minnesota and shows no sign of slowing its spread.
Jul 2, 2013 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Hawkmoths ultrasonically scream their way out of becoming dinner. Continue reading →
Mar 16, 2013 11:15 AM ET // Charles Choi, OurAmazingPlanet
There's only one place in the world to escape bat-catching spiders: Antarctica.
Feb 25, 2013 12:49 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Bats in Peru attack unsuspecting penguin chicks living in dark caves. ->
Apr 4, 2011 12:48 PM ET // Tim Wall
Not taking actions to help reduce the national rise in bat mortality could cost the United States billions of dollars.