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“We need to combine our minds."
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“Today, the best science can only be done together.”
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“It was exhilarating, because you felt you were a part of something really, really important.”
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“Without this collaboration, it would not have been discovered.”
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“We've got this load of money, we've got a problem, can we help you fix it?”
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“It just knocked my socks off.”
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“They didn't say don't try.”