Duke Professor Explains the Limitations of the Human Body | WIRED

To find just how far the human body can be pushed researchers studied athletes who ran six marathons a week over months and compared their energy intake and expenditure data to those of other athletes, workers, and pregnant women. WIRED’s Robbie Gonzalez talks with study author Herman Pontzer of Duke University about the findings.

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