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National Park Service: Junior Ranger Online - Cave Life: Bat Fact or Fiction?
National Park Service

Learn more about bats by completing this activity.

DNA Decoded: Why Bats? Disease Transmission to Humans
DNA Decoded

By analyzing the connection between bats and humans in the transmission of pathogens like COVID-19, students will learn about disease mutations and how epidemiologists track and fight disease outbreaks.

DK Find Out! Bats
DK

Although some other mammals can glide through the air, bats are the only mammals that can truly fly.  

Pest World for Kids: Pest Quest - Mosquito Munchies, the Truth About Earwigs, and Holy Wings Batman!
Pest World for Kids

Mosquito munchies, the truth about earwigs and holy wings Batman!

Pest World for Kids: Pest Quest - How is a Bat Like a Submarine, Hiss-tory of a Cockroach, and Sh...
Pest World for Kids

How is a bat like a submarine, hiss-tory of a cockroach and shoo fly you make me sick!

Pest World for Kids: Pest Quest - Slow-growing Beetles, a Slug's Life, and Fascinating Bats!
Pest World for Kids

Slow-growing beetles, a slug’s life and fascinating bats!

Arizona Game and Fish Department: Focus Wild Arizona - Digital Learning Activities: Bats
Arizona Game and Fish Department

In this activity, students will solve some simple math problems as they look at the benefits of bats.

Brains On! Surviving the Desert at Joshua Tree National Park
Brains On!

We’ll learn the tricks trees, bats and roadrunners use to make it in Joshua Tree National Park in California.

Science News for Students: Immune Arms-Race in Bats May Make Their Viruses Deadly to People
Science News for Students

Strong immune system may save bats but make their germs harder for humans and others to survive

Science News for Students: Climage Change May Be Aiding a Deadly Fungus in Infecting Humans
Science News for Students

The number of cases of fungal infections has increased around the world

Science News for Students: Bats are Now the Primary Source of U.S. rabies Deaths
Science News for Students

Rates of disease are quite low and, unlike elsewhere, seldom due to dog bites

Conservation Connect: Bats
Conservation Connect

Join Chelsea Mckinney on one of our first episodes into some of the cave systems on the east coast to learn about bats and their importance in our ecosystems.