# Mathematicians Skeptical of Supposed Million-Dollar Proof

There are six outstanding math problems that, if solved, will net you a $1 million reward. On Monday, a highly regardedâ€¦

Mathematicians Skeptical of Supposed Million-Dollar Proof

There are six outstanding math problems that, if solved, will net you a $1 million reward. On Monday, a highly regardedâ€¦

FedEx Employee Discovers Largest Known Prime Number Containing a Staggering 23 Million Digits

Using a computer powered by an off-the-shelf Intel Core i5-6600 processor, a FedEx employee from Tennessee hasâ€¦

Mathematicians Discovered Something Super Freaky About Prime Numbers

Mathematicians have discovered a surprising pattern in the expression of prime numbers, revealing a previously unknownâ€¦

A Former Subway Worker Made a Breakthrough Discovery in Math

A completely unknown guy in the world of math has made a breakthrough discovery that will help us understand numbersâ€¦

Mathematician Makes Astounding Prime Numbers Breakthrough

A partial solution to a centuries-old problem known as the **twin prime conjecture** now affirms the idea that an infiniteâ€¦

This is the world's largest known prime number

You're looking at the largest prime number ever discovered. That's 2^{57,885,161} â€“ 1, to be exact. If you're looking forâ€¦

The World's Newest, Longest Prime Number Is Over 17 Million Digits Long

The world's largest prime number just got much, much bigger. Say hello to 2^{57,885,161}-1, a prime number that is over 17â€¦

Have mathematicians finally discovered the hidden relationship between prime numbers?

Okay, math lovers, this is the one you've been waiting for: Shinichi Mochizuki of Kyoto University in Japan isâ€¦

The bizarre mathematical conundrum of Ulam's Spiral

If there's anything we learn from math teachers and the Da Vinci Code, it's that prime numbers are magic. They can doâ€¦

Take a look at the world's oldest mathematical object

Archaeologists have dug up many ancient, notched bones all around the world, but the Ishango bone is different. On it,â€¦

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