Adam Piore is an award-winning journalist and book author based in New York. A former editor and correspondent for Newsweek Magazine, his narrative features have appeared in Conde Nast Traveler, GQ, Discover Magazine, Mother Jones, Playboy, Scientific American, the Atavist, BusinessWeek and many others.

How Traumatic Brain Injuries Can Unleash Extraordinary Hidden Talents

In rare cases, victims of severe head injuries can develop remarkable creative talents they never previously had. Is there a genius lurking in each of us?