giovedì 21 gennaio 2016

NYT Science: New Biggest Prime Number = 2 to the 74 Mil ... Uh, It’s Big

New Biggest Prime Number = 2 to the 74 Mil ... Uh, It's Big
By KENNETH CHANG

A prime number is one that can be divided by only 1 and itself. A PC at a Missouri university has found one with more than 22 million digits.

Published: January 22, 2016 at 06:00AM

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