there on the ceiling…this inside the mine with hundreds of thousands of mexican free-tailed bats pouring out at sunset. it seemed that just as many were still inside, taking care of babies…
it is easy to be lulled into thinking we have things discovered and accounted for. documented. known. that’s what makes discovery so fantastic. finding something new and significant feels rare. only weeks ago, we discovered a Mexican free-tailed bat roost that numbers in the hundreds of thousands, possibly millions…i wonder, what else is out there in the “known” world…?
Robin: “You can’t get away from Batman that easy!”
Batman: “Good grammar is essential, Robin.”
Robin: “Thank you.”
Batman: “You’re welcome.”