Officials say it is ‘plausible’ that some workers in the farms could have contracted the coronavirus from the minks, though not proven
02 Aug 2020 1:03 PM
Lab authorities assert none of the strains obtained from bats are a match for the new contagion wreaking chaos across the world
24 May 2020 10:05 AM
Stresses on bats, such as wet markets, other diseases, and habitat loss, may have a role in coronavirus spilling over to other species
07 May 2020 4:12 PM
The Chinese laboratory at the heart of the US-China virus spat, is accused of being the source of the coronavirus pandemic
06 May 2020 2:32 PM
They say bats hanging on the power supply lines sometimes cause short circuits, which ultimately lead to outages.
22 Jun 2019 2:44 PM
Light is an important cue for orientation used by many animals and also influences their diurnal rhythms.
29 Aug 2018 10:10 AM
Ebola is believed to be spread over long distances by bats and can turn up in bush meat sold at food markets throughout Congo.
02 Aug 2018 8:24 AM
It’s a relatively new epidemic caused by Nipah virus commonly hosted by fruit-eating bats.
28 May 2018 12:17 AM
It is the ninth time Ebola has been recorded in the central African nation, whose eastern Ebola river gave the deadly virus its name.
09 May 2018 8:29 AM
Humans - just like bats - can 'see' their surroundings using sound by producing clicks that bounce off objects to "sonify" them.
28 Feb 2018 3:33 PM
Brown bats in the city are learning to develop an immune response as soon as the fungus gets dangerous
12 Jan 2017 9:20 AM