Aaron Z. Lewis

Cognitive science major @Yale, collector of questions. Previously @storehousehq and @trueventures. http://aaronzlewis.com


Incremental Moonshots


Standing in front of a sprawling image of planet Earth at Google I/O, Larry Page seemed more benevolent world dictator than tech CEO. He made a surprise appearance at…


Bridging the Gap Between Design School and Social Impact: A Q&A with Enrique Allen

Enrique Allen — the co-founder of Designer Fund and a teacher at Stanford’s d.school — is on a mission to fill the world with better-designed products and services. Last month, I sat down with him at Designer Fund in San Francisco’s SOMA neighborhood. The space feels more like a home or a lounge…


Memories from the March on Washington

A conversation with my grandmother about her day in the nation’s capital 


Behind the Equals Sign

How science and math education could benefit from a little bit of storytelling


In all my years in science and math classes, there was always one breed of question we weren’t allowed to ask: “Why do I need to know this?” The question comes in many flavors, but underlying all of them is a simple feeling of exasperation. Most kids don’t…


Incremental Moonshots


Standing in front of a sprawling image of planet Earth at Google I/O, Larry Page seemed more benevolent world dictator than tech CEO. He made a surprise appearance at…