Why do bats not fly on daytime?
For many animals, the solar eclipse went by as a very short night-day cycle. Others, like nocturnal cave-dwellers, tend to sleep through the short-lived period of darkness.
Bats are funny creatures. They fly crazy distances, some drink human blood, most fill us with fear and they can pee upside down. On International Bat Night, DW spoke with a scientist all about his favorite mammal.
The next time you decide to purchase a bottle of tequila reflect on this phenomenon: cocktails would be a lot less interesting without the contributions of tequila bats.
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