The Gist: Maria Konnikova on fertility, and the Fox business debates.

The Truth About Your Ticking Biological Clock

The Truth About Your Ticking Biological Clock

A daily news and culture podcast with Mike Pesca.
Nov. 11 2015 7:11 PM

Is 35 the Ovum/Under?

When should fertility panic set in? Maria Konnikova lays out the risks and debunks the myths. 

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Is there an expiration date?

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Listen to Episode 376 of Slate’s The Gist:

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On The Gist, Mike asks Maria Konnikova of the New Yorker to examine the research into the link between age and fertility for men and women. She’s the author of The Confidence Game, now available for preorder. For the Spiel, Mike’s true psychic abilities proved by the Republican debates.

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Mike Pesca is the host of the Slate daily podcast The Gist. He also contributes reports and commentary to NPR.