Last Updated: Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 11:45
Wiping out bats that are suspected of spreading the Ebola virus in West Africa could have dire ecological and economic consequences, an expert in veterinary public health warned Wednesday.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 09:30
Scientists said Wednesday they had found evidence that SARS-like coronaviruses can jump straight from a type of Chinese bat to humans without the need for an intermediary animal "host".
Last Updated: Thursday, August 22, 2013, 19:16
The deadly MERS virus that has claimed many lives has been traced to an insect-eating bat in Saudi Arabia, researchers claim.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 17:14
Blind and visually impaired people have the potential to use echolocation to determine the location of an object, according to new research.
Last Updated: Monday, December 10, 2012, 18:13
Scientists have found that bats with white-nose fungus sometimes suffer in the same way that humans with AIDS do.