Vince Lombardi was wrong when he famously said, "Winning isn't everything. It's the only thing."
To understand why the coach was in error, the Observer recommends reading NPR's Cosmos & Culture blog post by Dartmouth physics professor Marcelo Gleiser titled Latest 'Star Wars' Teaches The Value Of Failure.
"To experience success, we need to experience failure first. Many times over," Gleiser writes.
Click here to read the full column— after you've seen the film. Gleiser's column contains spoilers.