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.)


These Newly Discovered Hummingbirds Can Survive High in the Andes—but Habitat Destruction Is Creeping Up on Them

October 11, 2018

What the Eight Latest Bird Extinctions Can Tell Us

September 27, 2018

Confessions of a Bad Reptile Owner

September 12, 2018

The Bullfrog Is the “Great White Shark” of Arizona’s Wetlands

August 31, 2018

Just How Bad Was Hawaii’s Volcanic Eruption for Sea Turtles?

August 24, 2018