New York magazine recently published an excerpted chapter from Good Calories, Bad Calories here:
The article is titled "The Scientist and the Stairmaster."
Here's a point many people miss: Taubes is not promoting a theory. He is reporting on the results of scientific attempts to find a link between exercise and weight loss. So far, scientific studies have not found evidence of a strong causal relationship. Taubes is just the guy with the nerve to say that out loud.