I’m at Oakland University today and tomorrow, so posting will be light, though Greg has promised a guest post on bats.
Speaking of chiropterans, tomorrow I’ll be visiting a bat facility that has a bunch of vampire bats (and 15 other species) and a special ways of feeding them blood. The researchers get cow blood from a slaughterhouse, remove the antibiotics in that blood (cows are given prophylactic antibiotics in the U.S.), and serve the purified blood in a continuous stream to the bats. No worries—I’ll take pictures!
In the meantime, here’s more feline LOLziness from Gary Larson. Remember these?
And a bonus: