Carter and Ripperger research featured on NPR and Ohio State News

November 7, 2019

Carter and Ripperger research featured on NPR and Ohio State News

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EEOB assistant professor, Gerald Carter, and his postdoctoral fellow, Simon Ripperger, offer a rare glimpse into wild vampire bats’ friendship-like behaviors and new insights into how social structures form. This type of cooperation in vampire bats is rare: individuals pay a cost to help others. The researchers were interviewed by NPR and also featured in Ohio State News