The Rise of Superman: Decoding the Science of Ultimate Human Performance

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  • ISBN: B00ELIF0W0
  • Author: Steven Kotler
  • Publisher: Quercus
  • Genre: Sports & Outdoors
  • Date: 4 March 2014
  • Pages: 256
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

A razor-sharp analysis of how record-breaking exploits in extreme sport are redefining the limits of being human.
Right now, more people are risking their lives for their sports then ever before in history. As Thomas Pynchon once put it in Gravity’s Rainbow, ‘it is not …