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Embracing the Wide Sky
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Daniel Tammet
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-06 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Owner of "the most remarkable mind on the planet," (according to Entertainment Weekly) Daniel Tammet captivated readers and won worldwide critical acclaim with the 2007 New York Times bestselling memoir, Born On A Blue Day, and its vivid depiction of a life with autistic savant syndrome. In his fascinating new
Embracing the Wide Sky
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Daniel Tammet
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-29 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

A tour of brain science and the latest understandings about the human mind explores the disparity between the brain's seemingly endless capacity and its tendency to fail at even simple tasks, in an account by a famous autistic savant that incorporates elements of his own story. Reprint.
Born on a Blue Day
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Daniel Tammet
Categories: Asperger's syndrome
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

Daniel sees numbers as shapes, colours and textures and can perform extraordinary maths in his head. He can also learn to speak a language fluently from scratch in a week. He has Savant Syndrome, an extremely rare form of Asperger's that gives him almost unimaginable mental powers, much like the
Ungifted
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Scott Barry Kaufman
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-04 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Child prodigies. Gifted and Talented Programs. Perfect 2400s on the SAT. Sometimes it feels like the world is conspiring to make the rest of us feel inadequate. Those children tapped as possessing special abilities will go on to achieve great things, while the rest of us have little chance of
Math Mutation Classics
Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: Erik Seligman
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-22 - Publisher: Apress

Use math in unique ways to analyze things you observe in life and use proof to attain the unexpected. There is quite a wide diversity of topics here and so all age levels and ability levels will enjoy the discussions. You'll see how the author's unique viewpoint puts a mathematical