You love bats. You requested it. So Julie and I give you TWO action-packed bat episodes.
You'll get to know the world of sound they thrive in.
You'll get to know their cavern homes and the long evolutionary journey they took to get there.
It'll be the best thing you ever put in your ears. Here's the breakdown:
The Wild World of Bats Is the bat the most successful mammal on the planet? Quite possibly! In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Julie and I explore the insect-munching, fruit-drinking, blood-lapping world of these amazing winged sound warriors.
STREAM THE EPISODE RIGHT HERE: [audio http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/podcasts.howstuffworks.com/hsw/podcasts/sciencelab/2012-09-27-stbym-wild-world-bats.mp3]
Song of the Bat Bats live their lives in a sonic universe. They call out into the night and construct the world from their song. They listen to the sounds of prey, predator and the social squeaking of their own kind. In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Julie and I listen in on the song of the bat.
STREAM THE EPISODE RIGHT HERE: [audio http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/podcasts.howstuffworks.com/hsw/podcasts/sciencelab/2012-10-02-stbym-song-bat.mp3]