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Struck by genius : how a brain injury made me a mathematical marvel: how a brain injury made me a mathematical marvel
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[United States] : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014.
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9780544045644 (electronic bk.), 0544045645 (electronic bk.)
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Twelve years ago, Jason Padgett had never made it past pre-algebra. But a violent mugging forever altered the way his brain worked. It turned an ordinary math-averse student into an extraordinary young man with a unique gift to see the world as no one else does: water pours from the faucet in crystalline patterns, numbers call to mind distinct geometric shapes, and intricate fractal patterns emerge from the movement of tree branches, revealing the intrinsic mathematical designs hidden in the objects around us. As his ability to understand physics skyrocketed, the "accidental genius" developed the astonishing ability to draw the complex geometric shapes he saw everywhere.

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Twelve years ago, Jason Padgett had never made it past pre-algebra. But a violent mugging forever altered the way his brain worked. It turned an ordinary math-averse student into an extraordinary young man with a unique gift to see the world as no one else does: water pours from the faucet in crystalline patterns, numbers call to mind distinct geometric shapes, and intricate fractal patterns emerge from the movement of tree branches, revealing the intrinsic mathematical designs hidden in the objects around us. As his ability to understand physics skyrocketed, the "accidental genius" developed the astonishing ability to draw the complex geometric shapes he saw everywhere.
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Padgett, J. (2014). Struck by genius: how a brain injury made me a mathematical marvel. [United States]: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Padgett, Jason. 2014. Struck By Genius: How a Brain Injury Made Me a Mathematical Marvel. [United States]: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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Padgett, Jason, Struck By Genius: How a Brain Injury Made Me a Mathematical Marvel. [United States]: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014.

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Padgett, Jason. Struck By Genius: How a Brain Injury Made Me a Mathematical Marvel. [United States]: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014. Web.

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