Jason Bittel


Bittel writes the Species Watch column for onEarth. He also contributes to National GeographicThe Week, and Slate, and serves up science for picky eaters on his website, BittelMeThis.com. He lives in Pittsburgh with his wife and two tiny wolves. (Note: Wolves may be Pomeranians.)


When a Rare Jaguar Attack Becomes a Conservation Opportunity

August 11, 2017

To Save This Tasty Sea Snail, We Must First Figure Out What Turns It On

July 26, 2017

How Do You Save the Desert Tortoise? Lasers, Robots, and Bureaucracy.

July 19, 2017

Oil Spills Are Even Worse for Birds than We Thought

July 07, 2017

Monitor Lizards Are Caught Up in Bizarre Trafficking Scheme

June 29, 2017