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The largest known prime number was recently discovered on the computer of Curtis Cooper, a Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) volunteer.
By Castelvecchi, Davide Numbers Electron energy levels linked to Riemann hypothesis If two physicists are right, a single electron might know more about numbers than all of the world's mathematicians.
A team of mathematicians at University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) has discovered the worldâ€™s largest known prime number.
Researchers at a Missouri university have identified the largest known prime number, officials said Tuesday.