Not just a time for resolutions, the new year is also a time for predictions. From weather to sports games to market trends, everyone wants a piece of the prediction pie — regardless of how valuable the resulting information is. If you haven’t already, check out Health & Science reporter Carolyn Beeler’s report on why humans are so inclined to try to predeict even the most meaningless outcomes.

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