Viewfinder: New Yorkers Hit the Beach for the Polar Bear Club's Annual Dive
Polar Bear Club swimmers make their annual icy plunge into the Atlantic Ocean on New Year's Day at Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.
What Research Says About Sticking to New Year's Resolutions
If nothing else, there's comfort in knowing most people will fall short of their goals.
Viewfinder: Sydney, Australia, Celebrates the New Year
Crowds of people pack the streets as they leave McMahons Point after viewing the midnight fireworks display on New Year's Eve in Sydney, Australia.
A 'Pacific Standard' Guide to Keeping Your New Year's Resolutions
Find your purpose, forgive yourself for slip-ups, and have someone gently prod you.
What's the Best Way to Get People to Stick to Their New Year's Resolutions?
Asking them about their healthy habits, it turns out.
It's Normal to Be Terrible at Keeping New Year's Resolutions
Research shows that we're pretty bad at following through.