Do We All Have the Ability to Acquire Savant-Like Abilities?

In this fascinating article, psychiatrist Dr. Darold Treffert talks about his 40 plus years of research into savant syndrome. ┬áMore specifically, he reflects on acquired savant syndrome and how this points to the presence of dormant potential within each one of us. Treffert also touches on the nature of the work currently under way that … More Do We All Have the Ability to Acquire Savant-Like Abilities?

Man Becomes Genius After Head Injury

ABCNEWS.COM – This ABC story on Jason Padgett, who sees the world in geometric forms after receiving a brain injury a decade ago, is amazing. Following a violent mugging his whole world changed; he now creates the most amazing art from fractal geometry and has acquired unprecedented insight into the relationship between mathematical formulae and … More Man Becomes Genius After Head Injury