New Podcast: A Discussion of ‘The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance’ by David Epstein

On this episode Cristina and I discuss the new book by David Epstein called The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance. Topic of discussion: Nature and nurture in bone structure, muscle mass, aerobic capacity and the motivation … Continue reading

#41. A Summary of ‘The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance’ by David Epstein

Table of Contents: i. Introduction/Synopsis PART I: PHYSIOLOGY: BONES, MUSCLES AND CARDIO Section A. Height and Skeletal Structure (and an Introduction to Heritability and Genetics) 1. Nature and Nurture in Height and Skeletal Structure 2. An Introduction to Heritability and … Continue reading