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Both bats and humans test out talking as infants
Greater Sac-winged bat pups have their own version of baby talk.
How to escort a bat out of your home
Handle your flying visitor with care.
Why do so many diseases come from bats?
Many viruses originate in bats, but that doesn’t mean we should live in fear of them.
Carrots were once a crucial tool in anti-Nazi propaganda
And they don’t actually improve your eyesight.
Vampire bats know the true meaning of friendship—sharing slurps of blood
It takes work to become this bat’s BFF.
North American bats tend to roost among the fungus that kills them
When the mammals arrive at their winter homes, the white-nose fungus is there to greet them.
This probiotic is going to bat against a horrifying fungal plague
It’s one promising tool to fend off the fungus that causes white-nose syndrome.
Drunk birds are wreaking havoc in Minnesota
Here's why experts call our desire to drink an ‘evolutionary hangover.’
New trackers will help scientists follow elusive critters
Researchers hope to map the path of bird flu and other pathogens.