Archive for July, 2011

The dish-shaped leaves emit a powerful echo that helps the bat locate the plant. Image via http://www.bbc.co.uk/ A rainforest vine has evolved dish-shaped leaves to attract the bats that pollinate it, scientists have found. Tests revealed that the leaves were supremely efficient at bouncing back the sound pulses the flying mammals used to navigate. When  [ Read More ]

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