Sarah Lewis: Embrace the near win

Sarah Lewis: Embrace the near win

At her first museum job, art historian Sarah Lewis noticed something important about an artist she was studying: Not every artwork was a total masterpiece. She asks us to consider the role of the almost-failure, the near win, in our own lives. In our pursuit of success and mastery, is it actually our near wins that push us forward?

David Epstein: Are athletes really getting faster, better, stronger?

David Epstein: Are athletes really getting faster, better, stronger?

Jennifer Golbeck: The curly fry conundrum: Why social media "likes" say more than you might think

Jennifer Golbeck: The curly fry conundrum: Why social media "likes" say more than you might think