Earlier this year, one Florida couple discovered an unappetizing bonus in a newly purchased package of salad greens: a dead bat. While most bats are primarily insectivores, the fuzzy surprise was discovered nestled among the romaine, arugula and radicchio spring mix. The horrified customers sought treatment for rabies, but thankfully neither showed signs of infection. Still no word on how the creature wound up in the typically mammal-free fare.
You definitely didn’t learn about these science stories in biology class!