bats hearing Portfors Vancouver research

Bats help us understand how brain interprets sound

Scary?  Bloodsucking?  Wicked creatures of the night? Although they do have strange little faces, bats are definitely not the hair-tangling draculas often portrayed in horror movies. For Christine Portfors, assistant professor in biology at WSU Vancouver, bats offer a unique opportunity to study hearing and communication. She even has a specially outfitted laboratory — built for […]