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.)


Four Countries Are Home to Two-Thirds of the Planet’s Primates—and Most of Those Are Endangered

July 25, 2018

People Are So Annoying That Animals Are Becoming More Nocturnal

July 12, 2018

Monarchs Use Milkweed as Preventive Medicine—but Climate Change May Wreck the Pharmacy

July 11, 2018

Against All Odds, Mountain Gorilla Numbers Are on the Rise

June 28, 2018