The More, the Merrier

When it comes to scientific collaborations, many researchers have found value in forming multi-disciplinary partnerships involving experts from various fields. But "diversity of discipline" is only the first step, says Lehigh University President Alice Gast at Scientific American — collaborations are strengthened when they include "international diversity" as well.

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