New Biggest Prime Number = 2 to the 74 Mil … Uh, It’s Big by KENNETH CHANG


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 21, 2016 at 07:00PM

from NYT Science http://ift.tt/1NnIPgH

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