Scott Flansburg is "The Human Calculator"-a nickname given to him by television star Regis Philbin. Scott has appeared on numerous shows including ESPN World Series of Poker Main Event, Oprah, Ellen, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Dateline NBC, ABC's Good Morning America, Larry King Live, Howard Stern, The 700 Club, Primetime America, Regis & Kathy Lee, CNN Day Watch, How'd They Do That? He has given hundreds of interviews around the world and is also a best-selling author.
A set of surprise guests joined us for one segment each in this special 4-hour program. In order of appearance: Dr. Betty Martini spoke about Hawaii's attempt to ban Aspartame. The sweetener is addictive, leaches serotonin from the brain, and is associated with mental illness such as bi-polar disorder, she reported. Investment advisorMish Shedlock warned of a full-blown recession and job... More »
The 'Human Calculator' Scott Flansburg joined Dr. Simeon Hein to discuss their attempt at making a crop circle, as well as anomalies associated with crop circles. Later in the program, Flansburg spoke about the numerical significance of 9/11, the Mayan Calendar and number patterns in the Bible.
The computational skills of Scott Flansburg (a.k.a. The Human Calculator)are listed in the 2001 Guinness Book of World Records; he holds a recordfor adding a sequence of numbers in his head faster than an accountant using acalculator. Recently, he invented The Human Calendar, which is a 13-monthalternative to the Gregorian calendar.