This is an in-depth look at the astonishing mental capabilities of Daniel Tammet, born in Britain, and from a young age able to do extraordinary calculations in his head. Skeptics have thrown a number of challenges at him, for instance testing his ability to recite to 22,500 decimal points the calculation of Pi, as well as learning a language in a week. Tammet, in his gentle unassuming way, has passed all the tests and offers this concluding statement about the phenomenon of savants: "The line between profound talent and profound disability is a surprisingly thin one."


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  • keny977world

    very inspirational video..god bless you daniel

  • Al

    Looks like telepathy. It might be something that has allowed him to bring a part of his subconscious into his conscious thought.

  • Eva

    really reveals how the only thing more infinite, mysterious, and massive than the universe is the human mind. thank you so very much!

  • Rajee Seetharam

    Daniel, you are a miracle!! In awe of your humilty and talent! God Bless.

  • Nelson

    Simply Amazing.... thank you...

  • Azaniah

    Daniel's humility in knowing that he isn't the source of his gift is a lesson for us all.

  • sudhakar

    fantastic and is a gifted talent.


    Miraculous and fascinating

  • Gail

    Beautifully told--thanks for sharing this story. Daniel is an extraordinary person.

  • kim sula

    This was so inspiring. Thank you for sharing this video with us.

  • david dunlop

    RE: Book Three SPACE of LOVE from Read this book for more examples of youth like this boy, especially Chapter Seventeen ! !

  • Kristina

    Simply an incredible story! The human brain is indeed truly complex far beyond our understanding.

  • molly

    It's A MIRACLE!!!

  • Tina

    I'm inspired by him. He is so gentle and kind!

  • Cay Denise

    This is a fascinating video!

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