Science Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

Bat Populations on the Brink in Nova Scotia

July 20, 2013
CBC / Powered by
A deadly fungus is putting bat populations in some areas at risk. CBC's Stephen Puddicombe reports on the dangers of 'white nose syndrome', which has pushed some bat populations in Nova Scotia to the brink.

Related Videos

last updated on 2015-03-04 at 6:35 am EST

New Bat Discovery Is "Finding of a Lifetime"

New Bat Discovery Is "Finding of a Lifetime"

Buzz60 (Apr. 10, 2013) — Zoologist DeeAnn Reeder of Bucknell University made what she called the "finding of a lifetime," after she discovered a new bat in South Sudan. After careful research, her team decided the bat did not fit into the genus it was qualified under, and thus gave it a brand new name.
Powered by
Bat's Tongue a Showpiece of Feeding Efficiency

Bat's Tongue a Showpiece of Feeding Efficiency

Reuters (May 8, 2013) — Researchers at Brown University have unravelled the secrets of the fruit bat's efficiency in collecting nectar from plants. Using a high speed camera, the scientists have shown that the bat's tongue becomes engorged with blood and changes shape to become a mop-like tool the animal uses to draw nectar into its mouth.
Powered by
Local Newscast 'Dive-Bombed' By Bat Live On Air

Local Newscast 'Dive-Bombed' By Bat Live On Air

Newsy (Sep. 11, 2014) — Anchors at Tennessee's WATE were taken a-bat when a live bat flew through their studio on live TV. But the station totally embraced the encounter. Video provided by Newsy
Powered by
RAW VIDEO: Orphaned Baby Seals Inspire New Marine Sanctuary

RAW VIDEO: Orphaned Baby Seals Inspire New Marine Sanctuary

CBC (Aug. 9, 2013) — Two orphaned baby seals have sparked the creation of what is being called Nova Scotia's first permanent marine wildlife sanctuary.
Powered by

Related Stories

Share This

Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 140,361

Find with keyword(s):
Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily for related topics and research stories.


Breaking News:
from the past week

In Other News

... from

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News


Free Subscriptions

Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile

Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?

Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile: iPhone Android Web
Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins