Massively collaborative mathematics

@article{Gowers2009MassivelyCM,
  title={Massively collaborative mathematics},
  author={T. Gowers and Michael Nielsen},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2009},
  volume={461},
  pages={879-881}
}
The 'Polymath Project' proved that many minds can work together to solve difficult mathematical problems. Timothy Gowers and Michael Nielsen reflect on the lessons learned for open-source science. 
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