Diagnosed with Autism at the Age of 2, This 14-Year Old Boy Was Told That He Would Never Learn to Read. Now He's a Graduate Student in Quantum Physics.
Therapists didn't think much of Jacob Barnett's future. But his mother saw him demonstrate a prodigious memory, pattern recognition skills and an intuitive grasp of astrophysics:One day, his mom took him stargazing. A fe...http://www.neatorama.com/2013/05/10/Diagnosed-with-Autism-at-the-Age-of-2-This-Boy-Was-Told-That-He-Would-Never-Learn-to-Read-Now-Hes-a-Graduate-Student-in-Quantum-Physics/