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What doesn't kill us : how freezing water, extreme altitude, and environmental conditioning will renew our lost evolutionary strength

Author: Scott Carney
Publisher: Emmaus, Pennsylvania : Rodale, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Our ancestors crossed deserts, mountains, and oceans-- feats of endurance that now seem impossible without modern technology. Can we hack our bodies and use the environment to stimulate our inner biology? Carney explores the true connection between the mind and the body and reveals the science that allows us to push past our perceived limitations.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Carney, Scott, 1978-
What doesn't kill us.
Emmaus, Pennsylvania : Rodale, 2017
(DLC) 2017010153
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Carney
ISBN: 9781623366902 1623366909
OCLC Number: 966405131
Description: xxxii, 240 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface. Burning up --
Introduction. An ode to a jellyfish --
The iceman cometh --
Raiding evolution's dustbin --
Measuring the impossible --
The wedge --
Bib 2182 --
Art of the crash --
Swatting mosquitoes with hand grenades --
It's raining inside --
Parkinson's broken bones, arthritis, and Crohn's --
All-weather intervals --
Cold war and the vital principle --
Tough guy --
Kilimanjaro --
Epilogue. Cold comfort.
Responsibility: Scott Carney ; foreword by Wim Hof.

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Our ancestors crossed deserts, mountains, and oceans-- feats of endurance that now seem impossible without modern technology. Can we hack our bodies and use the environment to stimulate our inner biology? Carney explores the true connection between the mind and the body and reveals the science that allows us to push past our perceived limitations.

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