June 20th, 2012
‘Bat whisperer’ featured on National Geographic Channel
For four years, Wake Forest graduate student Aaron Corcoran has studied how tiger moths use sonar-jamming to evade bats in the Arizona desert.
With Corcoran’s help, the evolutionary arms race between bat and moth has been captured on camera for the new National Geographic Television mini-series, “Untamed Americas.” The program originally aired June 10 and will be shown again at 9 p.m. (EDT) Saturday, June 16, on the National Geographic Channel. According to the website, the series narrated by Josh Brolin “explores the greatest wildlife spectacles and against-the-odds fights for survival” in the Americas.
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