Book reviews

Vitamin-Packed With Promises
Review of Vitamania: Our Obsessive Quest for Nutritional Perfection
By Catherine Price
New York Times, March 2, 2015

An Insider’s Guide to CrossFit
Review of Learning to Breathe Fire
By J.C. Herz
New York Times, August 20, 2014

Seeking the Keys to Longevity in ‘What Makes Olga Run?’
Review of What Makes Olga Run?
By Bruce Grierson
New York Times, February 10, 2014

Our Pleasure in Others’ Misfortune: ‘The Joy of Pain,’ and What We Get Out of It
Review of The Joy of Pain: Schadenfreude and the Dark Side of Human Nature
By Richard H. Smith
New York Times, December 23, 2013

Talent Lies Within. But Where?
Review of The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance
By David Epstein
New York Times, August 12, 2013

TGIPF: The Dawn of the Deed Edition
Review of Dawn of the Deed: The Prehistoric Origins of Sex
By John A. Long
Last Word On Nothing, November 2, 2012

Cold Blooded: A Doping Investigation Primer 
Review of Cold Blooded by Jere Longman
Download the Universe, December 13, 2012.