Importance of Failure

By Brian Remer

Are you curious about what Brian is up to? Figure out how failure influences success in science and in other aspects of our lives. Read all about it in the April 2016 issue of Firefly News Flash.

Say It Quick: Glitch. It is not an exception. It’s a catastrophic failure.

Discoveries: Failure Stuart Firestein explains why science is so successful.

Ideas: Failure’s Ironies. Non-science examples of the importance of failure.

Activities: Failure by the Numbers. A jolt with numbers—and with leaders.