Real “Beautiful Mind”- College dropout became mathematical genius after mugging

| May 7, 2012
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Jason Padgett, 41, sees complex mathematical formulas everywhere he looks and turns them into stunning, intricate diagrams he can draw by hand. He’s the only person in the world known to have this incredible skill, which he obtained by sheer accident just a decade ago.

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