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'Our temples of culture': readers reflect on their favorite libraries across the US
To coincide with the New York Public Library reopening its Rose main reading room for the first time in two years earlier this month, we asked you for your photos and stories of the US libraries you’ve discovered

Guardian readers and Tom Stevens

19, Oct, 2016 @3:00 PM

A genius explains
Daniel Tammet is an autistic savant. He can perform mind-boggling mathematical calculations at breakneck speeds. But unlike other savants, who can perform similar feats, Tammet can describe how he does it. He speaks seven languages and is even devising his own language. Now scientists are asking whether his exceptional abilities are the key to unlock the secrets of autism. Interview by Richard Johnson.

Richard Johnson

12, Feb, 2005 @12:04 AM

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