Bat vs Moth: The Epic Struggle
Event type: talk, meet the scientist
Location: Attenborough Studio
Free, no ticket required
Every night, an arms race takes place between two enormous groups of night time animals – bats are on the hunt for moths.
Over time, moths have evolved a variety of defensive strategies to use against their bat predators, but the bats are becoming even more ingenious in their attempts to grab an evening meal.
Join Museum ecologist Steph West to learn more about an ancient arms race of the night.