After decades of improvement in longevity, size, physical and intellectual performance, human beings have reached their limits on all those scores, according to research. After an Olympic century and a bit of “faster, higher, stronger”, will the next challenge of humanity be to cope and deal with staying put – and finding that acceptable, asks authors Sandrine Cabut and Nathaniel Herzberg in a feature on human limits in Le Monde today. What of sport? What of swimming speed? Can it get to the pace predicted by GDR research?
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