The Mail on Sunday (June 11th 2017)
DYSLEXIA… THE KEY TO ROCKET SCIENCE.
We ARE talking about rocket science now - and it seems that sufferers from dyslexia are better at it because of superior problem-solving skills and better spatial awareness. No wonder more than half of Nasa’s employees are dyslexic.
People with dyslexia can also often demonstrate higher cognitive and linguistic functioning, reasoning, conceptual abilities and problem-solving.
A quick glance at the distinguished roll call of dyslexic sufferers, including Winston Churchill and Albert Einstein, is convincing evidence.
Ten per cent of the general population are thought to be dyslexic.