The ‘Batwoman’

Ireland’s real-life ‘Batwoman’ Dr Emma Teeling    , has spent her career studying bats, creatures she finds ‘fascinating’ for many reasons including flight and echo-location. Highly articulate, fast-talking and hugely enthusiastic, Emma – — Director of the Centre for Irish Bat Research and a highly regarded UCD researcher — is like a walking advertisement for a career in science. A few minutes talking to her, and it’s clear, she just loves her work.

Click here to read the full article in the July 2010 ed of Science Spin