Dream Teams

A look back at the greatest team efforts of the 21st century and what they mean for our ability to collaborate in the future.

Sheperd Doeleman
Dream Teams

Why an unexpected team is giving a famous work of art a necessary makeover

“It reflects the kind of collaboration and cooperation we'll all ultimately need.”

Dream Teams

The VFX company behind Inception reveals the movie's biggest secrets

“You have to be on your A-game.”

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What did dinosaurs look like? An unlikely team is debunking old beliefs

“We all were really just astounded by how lifelike it was.”

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How the Lord of the Rings VFX team brought Tolkien's greatest monster to life

“Oh, we’ve got something special here.”

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One team is redefining how the world measures happiness, for the better

If we want to “build back happier,” we’ll have to know where to look.

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The team behind your favorite nature documentaries risked it all for flamingos

“It was like buying a ticket to the lottery.”

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How volcano scientists are uniting to know more sooner

This time around, we might actually see it coming.

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How a tiny British team created the most iconic chase sequence of all time

“We would all group together and just scratch our heads and somebody would come up with a solution.”

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A puzzle went unsolved for 80 years. Here's how math geeks and academics solved it.

“We need to combine our minds."

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Teaming up helped these astronomers achieve the impossible

“Today, the best science can only be done together.”

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How a risky idea led to the most ambitious map of humankind ever created

“It was exhilarating, because you felt you were a part of something really, really important.”

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By coming together, 3,000 scientists changed the course of physics forever

“Without this collaboration, it would not have been discovered.”