‘Matt Parker on the latest Mersenne Prime to take the title of “world’s biggest prime”. He had it printed!’
11 months, 3 weeks ago
Professor Curtis Cooper, a professor of computer science at the University of Central Missouri, has discovered the worlds largest known prime number. This discovery took place on January 7, 2016. 65 more words
12 months ago
The Math Less Traveled
I’m a bit late to the party, but the Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search has recently announced a newly verified prime number, , with a whopping 22,338,618 decimal digits! 220 more words
New record prime number found – Kevin Knudson, Forbes.