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Bernd Heinrich: Renowned Naturalist, Writer and Marathon Runner Discusses His New Book about Running, Aging & Living Life Fully

Bowdoin College / harpercollins.com

Award-winning naturalist and marathon runner Bernd Heinrich returns to discuss his new book which is part memoir, part exploration of the relationship between metabolism, diet, exercise and aging.

Bernd Heinrich is a biologist, long-distance runner, and author of numerous books, including Ravens in the Water and Why We Run. He lives in a cabin in the woods of Western Maine.

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