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.)


A Heat Wave in Australia Killed 23,000 Spectacled Flying Foxes

April 10, 2019

There Are Thousands of Reasons to Love Flies. Chocolate Is Just One.

March 28, 2019

These Insta-Famous Otters Are Disappearing Quickly

March 07, 2019

The Crazy Snake Worm Invasion You Haven’t Heard About

February 21, 2019

A British Company Names a Wormlike Amphibian After President Trump

February 07, 2019