"No field of study can advance significantly unless outsiders bring their knowledge and experience to that field of study."
The writer of the issue states that any field of study requires knowledge and experiences of other fields of study in order to make progress. I strongly agree with this statement. In what follows I will state my reasons which support my point of view.
First of all, the nature is not a simple isolated system. In fact, the universe and all matters related to it are in close relationship with each other. Actually, we separated the science to a variety of branches in order to make it easy to study. So we need to combine different branches of science to be able to solve complicated matters. For instance, when we are going to study the Earth, its structure and the origin of life on it, we require knowing about mathematics, physics, chemistry and biology. Mathematics helps a geologist to calculate the age of events and processes. Physics is necessary to study the inner parts of the Earth. Indeed, it was impossible to unravel the inner structure of the Earth without assistance of seismology waves and geomagnetic studies. Chemistry has been the leading science for studying minerals and rocks. Finally, biology has aided a lot to know about fossils and paleoenvironments.
Secondly, no one's knowledge is complete. All of us may have profession in one or some branches of science. Therefore, it seems necessary to getting help of other scientist's innovation, perspective and creativity as a means for better dealing with a variety of issues in our field of study. For instance, today 3D modeling is a significant approach to visualize most of science matters. For instance, computer programmer's innovation and knowledge in modeling helps modeling a variety of matters in medical sciences, engineering, astronomy and so forth. In medical sciences 3D modeling has been a main approach for studying cancer tumors. Most of cars and other mechanical devices have been modeled before mass production. Also, astronomers who do not have possibility to reach every phenomenon directly in space, try to 3D modeling them to get better understanding of their function.
Finally, it can be concluded that every science field requires others to be able to deal with complicated problems in that field. Hence, It is necessary scientist's of different branches bring their knowledge and innovation together to unravel interdisciplinary matters of science.