skip navigation
Support KUOW
The Conversation

Gary Taubes: 'Why We Get Fat,' Part I

Ross Reynolds
02/13/2012 at 12:20 p.m.

Why do people get fat? In his new book, "Why We Get Fat" science writer and health journalist Gary Taubes tries to answer that question. Taubes says eating less and exercising more will not necessarily make you lose weight and that much of the good nutritional science is being ignored.

Guest(s)

Gary Taubes is a contributing correspondent for Science magazine. His writing has appeared in The Atlantic, The New York Times Magazine, Esquire, and The Best of the Best American Science Writing.

The Conversation Contacts
phone icon

206.543.5869 / 800.289.5869

Live Call–in Line

206.221.3663

Feedback Line

email icon conversation at kuow dot org

Email

spacer

09.24.18

Schedules

spacer