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New trackers will help scientists follow elusive critters
Researchers hope to map the path of bird flu and other pathogens.
Bat echolocation could help us understand ADHD
Their brain cells adapt to help them navigate on the fly.
Bats help grow our crops, but climate change has them on the move
Rising temperatures are shifting bat migration patterns, with possible consequences for farmers.
Meet the birds that work as wingmen for other males
Welcome to the strange world of cooperative courtship.
Looking for bats in all the wrong places
Biologists are on a quest to find where bats hibernate when there are no caves nearby.
Bats, too, love the city life
Places like Washington, D.C. offer them a safe haven from disease
Vampire bats could soon swarm to the United States
They do carry rabies, but don't panic—the bloodsuckers might not cause much of a ruckus.
Holy Harp Trap, Batman! The gear researchers use to study bats
They have gadgets and gizmos aplenty
One cave’s losing battle against a deadly bat fungus
Ghosts of bats past.
Bats’ echolocation has one major blind spot
Our glass and metal buildings might pose a threat.