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Thursday, February 7, 2013

Largest Prime Number Discovered (And Has 17 Million Digits)

...and a CAD drafter will find a way to use it as part of a room dimension...

 

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Largest Prime Number Discovered (And Has 17 Million Digits)Technology on HuffingtonPost.com

The largest known prime number now has 17 million digits.

Prime numbers are those which are indivisible by any number other than itself and one.

There is an infinite number of these numbers, but there is no easy formula for finding them - meaning that mathematicians still search for new additions to the list.

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