These are fascinating creatures. I decided to post this upbeat look upon learning of the immense and tragic losses suffered after a recent heat wave. Here is the news story on that event if you're interested: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dsFv-Loujmg
YouTube Description: With their giant wingspans, flying foxes are the biggest bats on Earth. Australia's black flying foxes are prime examples, with wingspans up to six feet (two meters) wide.