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.)


How Do You ReGrow a Rainforest? Send in the Tapirs.

Dragonflies Make Epic Migrations, But Climate Change Could Foil Their Itineraries

April 18, 2019

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