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GIMPS has discovered a new largest known prime number: 2^{82589933}1 (24,862,048 digits) The smallest number that is followed by at least one thousand consecutive composites. It is the first prime gap of more than 1000 composites (actually 1131) and was discovered by a Swedish nuclear physicist (Dr. Bertil Nyman). The largest known prime(n), such that (prime(n+1)/prime(n))^n > n. [Nicholson]
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