The Sports Gene: An Innovative Take on Nature vs. Nurture

Genetic advantage, illegal drugs & messing around with mother nature
Is world-class sports performance just a matter of thousands of hours of deep practice, or do you have to have the right genes? What’s the latest on the nature versus nurture debate?
the_sports_gene_boo_david_epsteinDavid Epstein has studied the issue intensely over several years and has produced the excellent book: The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance. Join us a most incisive conversation.

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