In Case You Were Curious…About Bats!
April 17, 2018
The Bottom Line: Quick facts about bats!
The Full Story:
- Here are just a few things you may not know about bats:There are nearly 1,000 species of bats in the world.
- Bats have been around since the age of dinosaurs.Mexican free-tailed bats can fly 10,000 feet high.
- Hibernating little brown bats can stop breathing for nearly an hour to reduce their energy needs.
- Fishing bats have an echolocation system so sophisticated that they can detect a minnow’s fin as fine as a human hair.