A genius explains

In Ramblings on February 25, 2005 by Cody McComas

Daniel Tammet is an autistic savant. He can perform mind-boggling mathematical calculations at breakneck speeds. But unlike other savants, who can perform similar feats, Tammet can describe how he does it. He speaks seven languages and is even devising his own language.

This article is incredibly interesting. I read it a few days ago and have been thinking about it ever since.


2 Responses to “A genius explains”

  1. Is it possible to break one’s neck by doing math?

  2. I didn’t think so either, but apparently…

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