Bats


First Vampire Bats Found Drinking Human Blood

First Vampire Bats Found Drinking Human Blood

Apparently the favorite source of nutrition for vampire bats is human blood....

2 days ago, 4:12am CST

Brazilian Vampire Bats Now Feeding on Humans

Brazilian Vampire Bats Now Feeding on Humans

While they sound a little freaky, vampire bats aren't actually going to feed on humans. In fact, they are thought to feed exclu...

Jan 12 2017, 11:25am CST

Bats Like to Talk a Lot Like Humans

Bats Like to Talk a Lot Like Humans

New research shows bats noise is not just shouting, they socially communicate....

Dec 28 2016, 8:12am CST

Researchers Find First Direct Evidence of Migratory Hoary Bats Hibernating

Researchers Find First Direct Evidence of Migratory Hoary Bats Hibernating

Novel proof has emerged of hibernation occurring in a certain species of bats....

Oct 31 2016, 10:28am CDT

Bats Do This Adorable Thing to Catch Prey

Bats Do This Adorable Thing to Catch Prey

Apparently, bats engage in adorable antics to grab hold of their prey....

Sep 10 2016, 11:34am CDT

New Insight into How Bats Fly Can Lead to Better Drones

New Insight into How Bats Fly Can Lead to Better Drones

Long-eared bats are assisted in flight by their ears and body, say scientists, adding that this knowledge into the bats' flying...

May 5 2016, 3:33am CDT

White-Nose Bat Disease Hits Washington

White-Nose Disease Threatens Washington Bats

A rare illness that causes deaths in bats is spreading fast in Washington State....

Apr 1 2016, 8:16am CDT

How Bats Can Land Upside Down? Scientists Reveal

How Can Bats Land Upside Down? Scientists Reveal

The unique landing of bats has a lot to do with their heavy wings....

Nov 17 2015, 8:52am CST