AVA360 Advertising

Halloween Special: Real-Life Vampires Hunt with Stealth

Loading...

Thanks! Share it with your friends!

You disliked this video. Thanks for the feedback!

Added by adria
680 Views
Armed with sharp teeth, a blood-lapping tongue, and an anticoagulant in its saliva, the vampire bat's attack is so subtle that it can sometimes feast undetected. Daniel Streicker, a National Geographic grantee and University of Glasgow research fellow, explores the bats' sophisticated hunting strategy. (Some of this footage is a demonstration in a controlled laboratory environment.)

Just in time for Halloween, read more about nature's real-life bloodsuckers:
http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/2013/10/30/8-of-natures-thirstiest-bloodsuckers/
Category
Documentary

Post your comment

Sign in or sign up to post comments.

Comments

Be the first to comment