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

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

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

Dream Teams

How volcano scientists are teaming up to stop the next big disaster

This time around, we might actually see it coming.

Dream Teams

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.”

Dream Teams

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

“We need to combine our minds."

Dream Teams

Teaming up helped these astronomers achieve the impossible

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

Dream Teams

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.”

Dream Teams

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

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

Dream Teams

Meet the team fighting to conserve our planet's future — one seed at a time

“We've got this load of money, we've got a problem, can we help you fix it?”

Dream Teams

How a team of scientists risked everything to capture the most cosmic snapshot of the decade

“It just knocked my socks off.”

Dream Teams

How an absurd idea led to the most definitive census of life under the sea ever

“They didn't say don't try.”