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Please don't cover bats in jelly. Unless it's a fruit bat. Then

Bats take dangerous flight into the wind farm

A forest bat netted in Uganda. The bat hosts a parasite -- a large wingless, eyeless fly -- that in turn seems to be host for a newfound virus.

Egyptian Fruit Bat (Rousettus aegyptiacus) in flight. Taken at Rothschild Boulevard, Tel Aviv, Israel. Credit: Zoharby/Wikipedia

Every year, in mid-September, big brown bats throughout Colorado head for their favourite roosts, where they will spent the winter in hibernation.

A Leisler's bat.

Greater Horseshoe bat

Are Bats Facing a Hidden Extinction Crisis?

This is a flying fox fruit bat ...

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These Bats Don't Let Scorpion Stings Get in the Way of a Tasty Meal

The more ancient migration may have occurred approximately 10,000 years ago and the second migration being more recent, 800 years ago.

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According to Dr. Yovel, unlocking the mystery of bat echo recognition may ...

How bats help explain the human brain

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A new way to fly: Flexible, highly articulated wings give bats more options for flight than birds: more lift, less drag, greater maneuverability.

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Vampire bats captured for the study were tagged and released back into the wild after the researchers collected hair and blood samples and recorded age, ...

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Bat flying at night. Night-time flights are more elaborate than daytime ones. Bats continuously rise and dip in curved flight trajectories, ...

All About Bats for Kids: Animal Videos for Children - FreeSchool - YouTube

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Critically Endangered Fruit Bat Make Dramatic Return From Brink Of Extinction

Even bats can swim with their wings (Credit: Arco Images GmbH/Alamy)

Flying fox in flight

A Martha's Vineyard bat screeches for the camera.

Bats Use Touch Receptors On Wings To Fly, Catch Prey, Study Finds

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Flying-fox Courtesy of Nick Edards

Roosting Rodrigue's fruit bat ...

Seychelles Fruit Bat on La Digue Island (photograph by Marion Schneider & Christoph Aistleitner/Wikimedia). Fruit bats flying in the Seychelles ...

Two Measures of Similarity

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A bat fitted with wireless brain activity recording equipment flies in a room equipped with high-speed cameras and an array of microphones to pick up ...

You wish you were "blind" like this bat

Pteropus flying fox (credit: Ken Aplin)

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Hawaiian Hoary Bat Distribution of Family

Evolutionary History of Bats: Fossils, Molecules and Morphology, edited by Gregg Gunnell and Nancy Simmons. Bats account for about 25% of all extant mammal ...

Illustration of bats shedding their genome by Skip Sterling

Southern bent-wing bats have some of the smallest mammalian genomes, despite resembling the viscacha rat in size and complexity.

Bats and humans probably once shared caves (Credit: NPL/Alamy)

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Despite their similarities with birds, bats are mammals that evolved from flightless ancestors.

Is bat guano used in the manufacture of mascara?

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How evolution could give rise to real-life dragons

Bat Removal and Control

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Yucatan yellow bat, Rhogeessa aeneus, endemic to the Yucatan

Batman hovers over the film's title as the principle actors are listed.

Tongue clicking bats roosting in a cave

Weird Flying Animals Around The World, Honduran White Bat

Fruit Bats Emit Brief Clicks in the Dark

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The invasive emerald ash borer is threatening the forests where Rawlings and Louisville Sluggers come from, putting the bats in jeopardy

During World War II, an oral surgeon named Lytle Adams contacted the White House with a novel idea. Bats could be the Allies' new secret weapons!

Collection Bat isolate on white background.

The Insane-Sounding But Totally Real World War II Plot to Bomb Japan With Bats

These bats hibernate in large, tight clusters which may contain thousands of individuals.

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A bed bug in bat fur

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Bat friendly tequila could get people talking about the benefits of bats, say conservationists

Going to Bat

Echo-related activity in the brain of an early-blind echolocator is shown on the left. There is no activity evident in the brain of a sighted person (shown ...

It's winter on a British meadow, and a red fox is on the prowl. The snow-covered ground masks the sight of its prey but the fox can still hear the telltale ...

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Please don't cover bats in jelly. Unless it's a fruit bat. Then

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Every year, in mid-September, big brown bats throughout Colorado head for their favourite roosts, where they will spent the winter in hibernation.

Egyptian Fruit Bat (Rousettus aegyptiacus) in flight. Taken at Rothschild Boulevard, Tel Aviv, Israel. Credit: Zoharby/Wikipedia

A Leisler's bat.

The lowdown on Perth bat caring

Bats are the only animals that can fly, but vampire bats have an even more fascinating difference– they are the only creatures that feed totally on blood.

Predynastic artifacts: clockwise from top left: a Bat figurine, a Naqada jar,

According to Dr. Yovel, unlocking the mystery of bat echo recognition may ...

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