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.)


We Made It Only Two Days Into the New Year Before a Species Went Extinct

January 24, 2019

A Rescue Dog Is Now Helping to Save Other (Much Wilder) Dogs

January 17, 2019

On the Trail of the Odd and Elusive Platypus

January 07, 2019

Learning to Love the Lamprey

December 11, 2018

After 140 Million Years, the Chinese Sturgeon May Soon Be Extinct

November 20, 2018