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It's never too late to become the prodigy you always wanted to be, according to David Shenk, author of The Genius In All Of Us. What does this mean for you? Shenk says can still train your brain to do remarkable things.
In 1851, two chess masters sat down for a practice game in London. What should have been a throwaway game intensified and was quickly dubbed "the immortal game." David Shenk, author of a new history of chess called The Immortal Game, describes the historic match.