Biology News
Role of new technology in Neuro-care today -
Today, with advancement in electro-physiology, it has become possible to monitor individual nerves and also many areasof brain function during surgery.The future is poised to be even more exciting with developments in optics and nano-technology ...

Pet of the week July 24, 2018 - Princess - Lynchburg News and Advance

Lynchburg News and Advance
Princess is a beautiful bulldog mix and approximately 3 years old. She came in with a male companion so she should do well with other males. The challenge of the week, according to those who care for her, is teaching her that the leash is her friend.

11 states sue to stop association health plans - MD Linx (press release)

MD Linx (press release)
Eleven states and the District of Columbia have sued the federal government over its proposed final rule to allow for association health plans that get around the Affordable Care Act's (ACA's) mandate to provide essential benefits. ADVERTISEMENT ...

Bats: Why should you care?

Martinez - United States

Thematic resource for teachers and students dedicated to the only flying mammal. Provides information about bat anatomy, behavior, habitats, and conservation.

United States

Essay exploring how bats became to be seen as spooky, scary, or dangerous. Discusses bats in the environment, conservation efforts, and some noteworthy factoids about the winged mammals.

All About Bats
United States

Pictures of bats, as well as a list of endangered species of bats in the U.S., and answers to some common questions about bats.

United States

Details and photos of the six families found in the region. Includes details of distribution and habitats.

Texas Bats
United States

Full checklist of 32 species, with links to detailed species accounts.

Fruit Bats
United States

Information on members of the family Pteropodidae, their adaptations, diet and behavior.

The Bats of Britain
United Kingdom

Photos and species accounts. Includes identification key.

United States

Introduction to the species, characteristics, distribution, and references. From the Tree of Life project.

Desert Bats
United States

Includes color photos, scientific names, common names, description, behavior, range, habitats, and life cycle.


Fact sheet about bats in Canada. Learn about bat flight, habitat, echolocation, geographic range, feeding and breeding habits, hibernation, and migration. From the Canadian Wildlife Service.

United States

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service offers profiles of six endangered bat species in the U.S. along with general information about bat biology, behavior, and benefits to humans.