Jack Hitt

6 articles

A Gospel According to the Earth

Sown by science, a new eco-faith takes root.


Our Orgiastic Future

What the bountiful sex lives of bonobos—they enjoy deep kissing, oral sex, dry humping, and polyamory—can teach us about humanity.


Behind Enemy Lines With a Suburban Counterterrorist

How one woman is monitoring the jihadi network from a home office in Montana.


Guess What's Cooking in the Garage

On the rise of DIY genetic engineering.


The Dollar-Store Economy

How the lowest end of American retail does business.


The Billion-Dollar Shack

A reporter heads to Nauru, a tiny island nation in the Pacific, to track down the hub of a worldwide money-laundering operation—a shack filled with computers, air-conditioners, and little else.