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Non-binary

This was written as part of the ’28 Plays Later’ challenge, where participants have to write a play each day for the month of February. … 1,566 more words

Satire

NEWS: New year, new prime

Mathematicians celebrate the new year with the recent discovery of the largest prime. It has 23,249,425 digits, which is 910,807 digits more than than the previously known largest prime. 69 more words

Mathematics

New Mersenne prime

With impeccable timing, just in the middle of my series about primality testing, a new Mersenne prime has been announced, a little under two years after the… 58 more words

Number Theory