URGENT CALL FROM BCT – PLEASE EMAIL YOUR MP before 28Oct19

Update from the BCT on 8th Nov "Thank you for supporting our Environment Bill campaign. We are grateful to everyone who took the time to email their MP and forward their response to us. If you have received a reply and haven’t yet forwarded it, please do send it to comms@bats.org.uk. The general election means … Continue reading URGENT CALL FROM BCT – PLEASE EMAIL YOUR MP before 28Oct19

A ermine moth (Yponomeuta evonymella). The arrows indicate the tymbals. Image Credit: David Agassiz, Natural History Museum

Deaf moth evolves to outwit Bats

Interesting new paper published by University of Bristol today: A genus of deaf moth has evolved to develop an extraordinary sound-producing structure in its wings to evade its primary predator the bat. The finding, made by researchers from the University of Bristol and Natural History Museum, is described in Scientific Reports today. More info: https://www.bristol.ac.uk/news/2019/february/deaf-moth.html