Po Bronson & Ashley Merryman
[NONFICTION] Why do you so often lose at tennis? It’s more than luck or skill, as it turns out, and in the new book Top Dog: The Science of Winning and Losing, Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman show just how deep the brain science of competition runs. Authors of the influential parenting book NurtureShock, the duo promises another incisive sifting of brain research, this time revealing, for example, how a single biochemical can predict your tennis defeat (or victory) before you even start.
3/5 - 7:30 p.m.