Muscle Heads: Do Athletes Have Better Brains?
We know they have great abs, but do athletes also possess a special gene that makes them strategic, quick-thinking, and ultimately successful? That’s the question we’ll be tackling today on All Sides. We’ll investigate the relationship between practice and talent, Â look at what genetics has to do with passion, and look at why some countries produce a disproportionate number of Olympians.
- David Epstein, author ofÂ The Sports Gene
- Jocelyn Faubert, director of the Laboratory of Psychophysics and Visual Perception at the University of Montreal