Posts Tagged ‘echolocation’

Bats: Hearing Is Believing

Friday, September 5th, 2014
bats, echolocation

Several new studies offer evidence of how bats use echolocation to find food—and to avoid bumping into things.

Whale Echolocation Origins

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
whales, fossils, skull, echolocation, evolution, toothed, melon

The fossil of a toothed whale hints at early signs of echolocation.

Bats vs Frogs

Friday, January 31st, 2014
frogs, bats, amphibians, echolocation, ripples, water, prey, predator

Bats use ripples in the water to detect their frog prey.

Convergent Evolution in the Genes

Thursday, September 12th, 2013
dolphins, toothed whales, bats, echolocation, genes, genetics, genomics, hearing, convergent, evolution, adaptation

How does echolocation work at the gene level for diverse animals like bats and dolphins?

Scary Bats

Thursday, October 28th, 2010
LittleBrownBAt

Bats aren’t scary, but recent news about them is…

Extreme Bats

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010
Vermin Inc

Bats. They’re flying mammals. They echolocate. But wait, there’s more.

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