Submarine on surface
The Submarine

In 1968 the US nuclear submarine the Scorpion disappeared in the Atlantic with 99 hands. No one could find it - even after months of searching. In an effort to locate the submarine, Dr John Craven a US Navy scientist assembled a group of experts from various naval fields. Each of these people only had tiny pieces of information to base their work on. The only incentive they had was a bottle of whisky! They narrowed down the location of the submarine to with 220 yards. This was based on not one member of the group's work but rather from an aggregation of all their predictions. As a group, the whole knew the answer. No one person had all the knowledge.

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